Robert Jackson, MD
As a Partner on the Biotech team at Deerfield since 2001 and the Chief Science Officer since 2014, Robert Jackson, MD, provides extensive research and analysis on individual companies operating in the healthcare industry. Prior to joining Deerfield, Bob was a healthcare analyst at Janus Capital from 1999 to 2001. Previously, he founded and managed a group ophthalmology practice. Bob earned his undergraduate degree at Rollins College and his medical degree at West Virginia University. He earned an MBA with distinction from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, was a Cleveland Fellow from Case Western Reserve University, spent a year at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Australia, completed his ophthalmology residency at Case Western Reserve University and was Chief Resident in his final year. Dr. Jackson is also a CFA charterholder.