3828 Exception Place
Escondido, CA 92025-7929
(760) 807-0746

Dr. Marguerite Jackson has over 35 years experience in health care primarily in the areas of infection prevention and control, leadership development and technical consultation to health care organizations. She now provides her expertise for seminars, workshops and research focusing on staff and nursing education and infection prevention and control. Additionally, as a Myers-Briggs Type Inventory (MBTI) qualified administrator, she uses the MBTI in management development and training.


Marguerite has collaborated with UCSD to establish the Patrons of Nursing (PON) Marguerite Jackson Award for Professional Nursing Excellence. This award provides recognition and a monetary gift for dedicated individuals in the nursing profession. Award information


Education & Development

  • Leadership Development
  • Nursing Management and Leadership Workshops
  • Conference Planning/Speaking
  • Publication Development Workshops
  • Grant Writing & Administration

Infection Prevention & Control

  • Consulting Services
  • Conference Speaker
  • Program Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Clinical Research
  • Expert Witness
  • Fellow American Academy of Nursing (FAAN)
  • Certified in Infection Control (CIC) (20 years)
  • PhD, Medical Sociology
  • MS, Microbiology
  • BA, Biology
  • Registered Nurse (California BRN License)
  • Author/Co-author of > 90 Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters
  • Former Department Director and Administrator in an Academic Medical Center (UCSD Healthcare)
  • Former Director, Administrative Unit, NIH-Sponsored TB Consortium, UCSD School of Medicine
  • Myers-Briggs Type Inventory (MBTI) Qualified Administrator
  • Associate Clinical Professor, UCSD School of Medicine
  • Adjunct Faculity Member, San Diego State University School of Nursing
  • UCSD Retirement Association Secretary, Vice President, President, Board Member, Volunteer of the Year 2013-2014
  • Board of Directors, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) (6 years)
  • Member, California Hospital Building Safety Board, Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (5 years)
  • Member, Independent Citizens Oversight Committee, Palomar Pomerado Health District (4 years)
  • Member of Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) National Committee (6 years)
  • Member or Past Member of Editorial Boards of Six Journals
  • Chair, Research Council (2007) Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)