Dr. Maria Delores Jackson

Professor in FMS - Comm Health & Psychiatry: Faculty of Medical Sciences

Bachelor of Science from Pratt InstituteDiploma from UWI MonaDoctor of Philosophy from UWI MonaMaster of Science from UWI Mona

Research Interests

  • Prostate Cancer in Jamaica: The Contribution of Diet and Lifestyle factors
  • Manchester Health and Lifestyle Survey !! to determine the prevalence of non-communicable diseases and the influence on health seeking behaviours and lifestyle following a health promotion intervention
  • Health, development and behaviour of Jamaica's adolescents at 15-16 years
  • Evaluation of screening, referal and early childhood interventions for children 0-8 years old at risk for under and over-nutrition and poor growth in Jamaica
  • The contribution of diet to prostate cancer in Jamaica: a case-control study


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Postgraduate Advisement:

  • Simpson,Candace
  • Brown,Rena
  • Gomez,Lily