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Jamilah M. Hackworth, EdD

  • Associate Director, Office of Academic Affairs and Career Development, Division of Adolescent and Transition Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Jamilah M. Hackworth, EdD, is an assistant professor of pediatrics in the Division of Adolescent and Transition Medicine at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center within the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in Cincinnati, OH. Dr. Hackworth serves as the associate director of the Office of Academic Affairs and Career Development at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. In this role, she develops, implements, and evaluates a cadre of faculty career development programs/curricula designed to support faculty and trainees in defining and achieving vitality, engagement, and personal/career success. Dr. Hackworth's areas of interest include mentoring, faculty wellness/vitality, biomedical sciences pipeline development, minority faculty development, unconscious bias, microaggressions, cross-cultural mentorship, and resilience.

EdD: Educational Leadership, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY, 2013.

MSEd: Student Development/Higher Education Administration, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH, 2006.

BA: Management, Kentucky State University, Frankfort, KY, 1995.

Services and Specialties

Adolescent Medicine

Research Areas

Adolescent Medicine