Medical School or Training
University of Michigan Medical School, 2005
University of North Carolina Health Care, Pediatrics, NC, 2008
Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan Health System, 2011
Dr. Schumacher’s current research covers a range of issues in pediatric heart transplant, heart failure in palliated congenital heart disease, short-term cardiac critical care outcomes. Additionally, Dr. Schumacher has an interest in patient-directed research, particularly using social media and emerging communication technologies.
Dr. Schumacher completed pediatric cardiology fellowship training at the University of Michigan. He has additional formal training in pediatric heart failure and transplantation as well as pediatric cardiac critical care. He will complete a master’s degree in clinical research design and biostatistics in April 2013. He is active in the fellowship training program as a clinical instructor and as the director of journal club. He is a member of the Pediatric Heart Transplant Study group and received their young investigator award in 2011.