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Reid M. Jacobs

  • Baylor University
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Research interests

policybioethicstechnology and social workdepression vs. griefpsychosocial aspects of painbereavementgriefdepressionpsychosocialoncologycancerend of lifepalliative social workhospice social worksocial workpalliativehospice


Dedicated to improving care for the seriously ill and those at the end of life through research, education, and policy & program development. Areas of Special Interest • Expanding the role of social work in hospice, palliative, and end of life care • Psychosocial aspects of pain & pain management • Depression assessment and treatment in the terminally ill • Utilizing technology in Social Work practice and end of life care • Demonstrating social work outcomes • Bioethics and emerging technologies • Integrating research into practice • Policy development, analysis, and reform


Health & Social Work

Consulting Editor

2015 - Present

Publications (1)

  • Finding the Right Fit: Selecting a Depression Screening Tool Ideally Suited for a Hospice Population

    • Jacobs R

Education history


Baylor University

May 2017 - Present

Post-MSW Certificate in Palliative Care

California State University - San Marcos

February 2016 - September 2016(7 months)


Baylor University

June 2005 - May 2007(2 years)


Mississippi College

August 2003 - May 2005(2 years)