Jackson is the global head for the pediatric center of excellence at Quintiles Inc., the world’s largest pharmaceutical services organization. She leads a multidisciplinary team of clinical research professionals whose goal is to optimize pediatric pharmaceutical research in all therapeutic areas. Her group also provides consulting expertise to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in the area of pediatric pharmaceutical development. She holds an adjunct faculty appointment in the department of pediatrics, division of pediatric infection diseases, at Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, NC. She and her husband, Dr. John DiLiberti, reside in Hillsborough, NC, with their daughter.