Division Faculty: Barbara Kay Jackson, M.D.

Barbara Kay Jackson, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine


Medical School

University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, 1981


University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN


Gastroenterology, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Clinical Interest

General Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Research Interest

Microscopic Colitis

Selected Publications

  1. A Rare Case of Primary Pancreatic Hodgkin Lymphoma. Parikh JG, Bilal M, Tombazzi C, Jackson BK, Dong H. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2013 Jul 3. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Poslethwaite, AE, Jackson, BK, Beachy, EH, and Kang, AH. 1982. Formation of Multinucleated Giant Cells From Human Monicyte Precursors, J. Exper. Med. 155:168-178.
  3. Jackson BK. 1995. Are collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis distinct syndromes? Dig. Dis. 13(5): 301-11.
  4. Jackson, BK: Collagenous and Lymphocyte Colitis: Diagnosis and Treatment. Clinical Perspectives in Gastroenterology, May/June 1999.
  5. Fisher, DA, Provenzale, D, et al. 2004 Risk Factors for Advanced Disease in Colorectal Cancer. Am. J. Gastroenterol. 10: 2019-2024. (Memphis Site Coordinator)
  6. Kaptik, S, Jackson, BK, Tombazzi, C. 2010 Ischemic Gastropathy" An Unusual Cause of Abdominal Pain and Gastric Ulcers. Am. J. Med. Sci. 339: 95-97.

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Contact Us

Division of Gastroenterology
956 Court Ave, Suite H314
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: 901-448-2510
Fax: 901-448-7836
Site contact: Donna Heath

A division of the
Department of Internal Medicine