In addition to her work as a photographer and filmmaker, Carolyn Jones is an internationally renowned lecturer, having spoken at countless conferences, universities, and events around the world. She was a featured speaker at the 2016 TEDMED Conference and at the 2017 ANCC National Magnet Conference. In 2015 she toured Russia with the American Film Showcase, a cultural diplomacy program of the US Department of State. Recently her lectures have focused on her experiences exploring the American healthcare system through the eyes of 150 nurses that she interviewed, photographed, and filmed for The American Nurse Project.