Jackson is a Deputy Coordinator of ESHRE-SIG Andrology and qualified to teach and assess the official ESHRE Basic Semen Analysis Training Course; the current Secretary of British Andrology Society; and currently also sits on the following committees: Human Fertilisation & Embryology Authority Professional Organisation Group; Association of Biomedical Andrologists and UK NEQAS for Semen Analysis. He is also a member of the Surgeon General’s Military Genito-Urinary Working Group.
Recent Invited Lectures: Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR) 2013 President’s Lecturer; Society for Reproduction & Fertility (SRF); Frontiers in Reproduction (MBL Wood’s Hole); British Andrology Society (BAS); French Andrology Society (SALF).
Healthcare Scientist of the Year HCS#2014 presented by Professor Sue Hill OBE, Chief Scientific Officer (you can read more about this at: http://www.networks.nhs.uk/nhs-networks/healthcare-science/news/healthcare-science-awards-2014-1/jackson-kirkman-brown-wins-healthcare-scientist-of-the-year-2014)
MBE – Queen’s New Year’s Honours 2013 for services to Human Reproductive Science
Commander Joint Medical Command's Commendation 2012 for “reasons of commitment, professionalism and personal dedication” in my work on fertility preservation after genital injury.
NHS Chief Executive’s Special Recognition Award for Leadership (December 2010) Award created by Sir David Nicholson especially for JKB and Major John Clark for development of the techniques and service to provide severely injured soldiers hope of a family in the future.
Adviser and on-screen specialist in human fertility science for Embarassing Bodies (Channel 4 / Maverick TV).
Adviser and participant in various documentaries and programmes including, BBC World Service – World Have your Say; BBC Asian Network – The Donor Sperm Crisis; Discovery Channel – The Great Sperm Race.
Person Responsible on two Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority Research Licences.
Science, Research and Development Lead – Birmingham Women's Fertility Centre, Birmingham Women’s Hospital.
Trainer around gamete banking and fertility preservation for Teenage Cancer Trust / Birmingham Children’s Hospital / Birmingham City University
Smith DJ, Gaffney EA, Gadêlha H, Kapur N, Kirkman-Brown JC. (2009) Bend propagation in the flagella of migrating human sperm, and its modulation by viscosity. Cell Motil Cytoskeleton. Apr;66(4):220-36. PMID: 19243024.
Machado-Oliveira G, Lefièvre L, Ford C, Herrero MB, Barratt C, Connolly TJ, Nash K, Morales-Garcia A, Kirkman-Brown J, Publicover S. (2008) Mobilisation of Ca2+ stores and flagellar regulation in human sperm by S-nitrosylation: a role for NO synthesised in the female reproductive tract. Development. Nov;135(22):3677-86. PMID: 18842814.
Kirkman-Brown J, Björndahl L. (2009) Evaluation of a disposable plastic Neubauer counting chamber for semen analysis. Fertil Steril. Feb;91(2):627-31. PMID: 18439603.
Bowdin S, Allen C, Kirby G, Brueton L, Afnan M, Barratt C, Kirkman-Brown J, Harrison R, Maher ER, Reardon W. (2007) A survey of assisted reproductive technology births and imprinting disorders. Hum Reprod. Dec;22(12):3237-40. PMID: 17921133.
Bedu-Addo K, Barratt CL, Kirkman-Brown JC, Publicover SJ. (2007) Patterns of [Ca2+](i) mobilization and cell response in human spermatozoa exposed to progesterone. Dev Biol. Feb 1;302(1):324-32. PubMed PMID: 17054937.
Correia JN, Conner SJ, Kirkman-Brown JC. (2007) Non-genomic steroid actions in human spermatozoa. "Persistent tickling from a laden environment". Semin Reprod Med. May;25(3):208-19. PubMed PMID: 17447210.
Harper CV, Barratt CL, Publicover SJ, Kirkman-Brown JC. (2006) Kinetics of the progesterone-induced acrosome reaction and its relation to intracellular calcium responses in individual human spermatozoa. Biol Reprod. Dec;75(6):933-9. PubMed PMID: 16957023
Björndahl L, Kirkman-Brown J, Hart G, Rattle S, Barratt CL. (2006) Development of a novel home sperm test. Hum Reprod. Jan;21(1):145-9. Epub 2005 Nov 2. PubMed PMID: 16267078