Emily Schumacher, DNP, RN, CPNP

Position title: Nurse Practitioner

Emily Schumacher


Emily is a pediatric nurse practitioner that works in the Autism & Developmental Disabilities Clinic. She works as part of a multidisciplinary team that cares for children and their families to accomplish their goals related to development and behavior.

Emily has a background in pediatric hematology/oncology, emergency medicine, and children with medical complexity. She completed the LEND (Leadership in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities) traineeship at the Waisman Center during her doctoral studies to gain experience working with children with neurodevelopmental disabilities and their families.


Professional Certifications and Education

  • Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Primary Care, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Madison