Jaime Leigh Jump, DO

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center
  • West Campus


Critical Care
Palliative Care

Phone: 832-826-6230 (Critical Care) | 832-822-2778 (Palliative Care)
Fax: 832-825-6229 (Critical Care) | 832-825-7829 (Palliative Care

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas US

Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus
Houston, TX 77094
United States
Texas US

Assistant Professor, Section of Critical Care Medicine and Section of Pediatric Palliative Care

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia fellowship Pediatric Palliative Care 2018
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children fellowship Pediatric Critical Care 2017
Cooper University Hospital residency Pediatrics 2014
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine medical school Doctor of Osteopathy 2011


As a dual trained critical care and palliative care physician, I am dedicated to a holistic approach to medicine that includes high quality, patient and family centered care. I am passionate about primary palliative care education, debriefing and physician wellness. 

Clinical Interests:

Palliative care in the PICU setting 
Debriefing and physician wellness 
Medical education 
Nonconventional modes of mechanical ventilation

Research Interests:

Debriefing and physician wellness 
Primary pediatric palliative care education
Quality improvement in pediatric palliative and critical care settings


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Member
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
Society of Critical Care Medicine Member, Committee member Pediatric Item Writing Committee