Department of Medicine
Alan Jackson is a cardiologist who specializes in identifying and treating a wide range of cardiac conditions, from common heart problems like hypertension and hyperlipidemia to complex cardiac diseases, such as valve disease, chronic heart failure, and coronary heart disease. He is passionate about working with underserved populations, including those most at risk for heart disease, to prevent and/or slow the progression of heart damage.
Jackson received his MD from the UCSF School of Medicine, and completed his internship, internal medicine residency, and cardiology fellowship at Michael Reese Hospital. He holds a master’s degree in medical management from Carnegie Mellon University. Most recently, he was an assistant professor at Rush University Medical Center.