Jill Ann Jarrell, MD, MPH
I believe in a patient and family-centered model of clinical care and rely on an interdisciplinary team to deliver care that is holistic so that every child’s physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs are addressed. In an effort to provide the highestquality care, I have pursued specialized training in pain and symptom management as well as communication and quality improvement science. I am passionate about educating other healthcare professionals and have done so through didactic teaching and small group activities as well as developing specialized training programs for residents and fellows in pediatric hospice and palliative medicine.
Outpatient and Community Based Pediatric Palliative Care, Children with Medical Complexity, Adolescent and Young Adult Palliative Care
Graduate Medical Education, Advance Care Planning, Healthcare Advocacy
Williams E, Jarrell JA, Rubenstein J. A Week in the Life: Pediatric Palliative Care through the Eyes of a Medical Student. Children. 2021, 8(11), 971.
Baumann T, Das S, Jarrell JA, Nakashima-Paniagua Y, Benitez E, Gazzaneo M, Villafranco N. Palliative Care in Pediatric Pulmonology. Children. 2021, 8(9):802. PMID: 34572234.
Thomas A, Rubenstein J, Jarrell JA. Principles of Pediatric Palliative Care #405. J Palliat Med. 2021 Jan;24(1):133-134. PMID: 33393892.
Carrasco D, Magoulas P, Scull J, Jarrell JA, Lalani S, Wangler M. Digital Necrosis in an Infant with Severe Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Neurol Genet Oct 2019, 5 (5) e361. PMID:31742229.
Lyons-Warren, AM, Stowe, RC, Emrick, L., & Jarrell, JA. (2019). Early Identification of Pediatric Neurology Patients with Palliative Care Needs: A Pilot Study. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. PMID: 31014075.
Edwards LA, Bui C, Cabrera AG, Jarrell JA. Improving outpatient advance care planning for adults with congenital or pediatric heart disease followed in a pediatric heart failure and transplant clinic. Congenit Heart Dis. 2018 Feb 18. PMID: 29457357.
Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching and Evaluation 2020
Baylor College of Medicine Women in Medicine Excellence Award 2019
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