Dr. Dennis Jackson, a physician at UNM Student Health & Counseling for 40 years, is retiring. Jackson's many years of service will be celebrated Thursday, July 28, from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the SUB Atrium. Cake and punch will be served. Students, staff and faculty are all invited to celebrate.

Jackson attended undergraduate and medical school at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. His residency was in surgery. Jackson has always had a special interest in sports medicine and men's health.

Jackson's last day is Friday, July 29.