Dr. Jacobsen is from Elk Horn, Iowa and graduated from EH-K High School in 1994. He attended Dana College in Blair, NE and earned a B.A. in Biology. While at Dana he was active in varsity basketball, track & field and cross-country. Dr. Jacobsen completed his Doctorate in Pharmacy from Creighton University. He completed a primary care specialty residency at UIHC and is currently a clinical pharmacy specialist in Ambulatory Care and clinical associate professor in the Division of Applied Clinical Science.
Dr. Jacobsen is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Ambulatory Pharmaceutical Care. His primary practice site includes the Iowa River Landing Heart and Vascular Clinic. He serves as a preceptor to residents and Pharm.D. students. He is also an Clinical Associate Professor with the University of Iowa and teaches in various courses at the College of Pharmacy. Dr. Jacobsen received his Pharm.D. degree from the Creighton University School of Pharmacy and completed an ASHP-accredited Specialized Residency in Ambulatory Care at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. In addition to his area of practice, his interests include interprofessional collaborative care and motivational patient interaction.