Behind the Lens


Jennifer Jackson, M.D. Exploring life.

Children's kidney doctor by training, cancer patient by nature, and photographer in her third life, Jenn Jackson strives to capture our personal journeys, the struggles and triumphs alike, turning our stories into art. 

She is also an avid fundraiser for First Descents, an organization that encourages young adults with cancer to reclaim their lives through adventure camp experiences. 

Hear my story on public radio; how I have turned my life into something beautiful after a medical career-ending diagnosis. TODAY, Saturday, March 18th AT 1PM. 

Radio Access for Listeners:

From any geographical location in the world, using your smart phone or computer, our show will live stream from this link:

If you miss the aired show on Saturday at 1pm, the recording will be on Lisa Miller's website (the radio show host) afterward:, under the Radio Show tab.