Margaret King-Schumacher, PA-C, MJ

Assistant Professor
College of Health Professions
Physician Assistant Department
3333 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
Phone: 847.578.8302
Fax: 847.578.8690
margaret.schumacher@rosalindfranklin.edu
Biography


Education: 

Saint Louis University (1984-1988)   

Bachelor of Medical Science

Physician Assistant Certificate 

 

Norwalk Hospital/Yale University (1988-1989)

PA Surgical Resident

 

Loyola University, School of Law (1994-1996)

Master in Jurisprudence (M.J.) in Health Law

 

Harvard School of Public Health (1996)

Summer Institute in Quantitative Methods

 

Academic Experience: 

Assistant Professor:  Rosalind Franklin University, Physician Assistant Department, North Chicago, Illinois (Sept. 2008-present).

 

Consultant:  Cedar Bluffs CME, Nashville, Tennessee (June 2007-2009).

 

Assistant Professor:  Midwestern University, Physician Assistant Program, Downers Grove, Illinois (February 2000-February 2001).

 

Adjunct Faculty:  Midwestern University, Physician Assistant Program, Downers Grove, Illinois (January 1998-Febuary 2000 and September 1995 – October 1996).

Instructor:   Midwestern University, Physician Assistant Program, Downers Grove, Illinois (October 1996-December 1997).

NCCPA Grant Recipient:  Incorporation of “reflection-in-action” in the Physician Assistant student standardized patient based performance exam – Could this improve PA student competency?   

National Presentations: 

Co-Facilitator, Academic Law Workshop, PAEA Conference, New Orleans, November 2011.

Co-Facilitator Academic Law Workshop, PAEA Conference, Portland Oregon, November 2009.

Cedar Bluffs PA NCCPA Board Review, speaker for Gastrointestinal Overview (June 2008) and Overview of Hematology Disorders (May 2009).  

Publications: 

King, M.:  An 11-year-old Boy with Abdominal Pain, Nausea and Blood Streaked Diarrhea.  Physician Assistant Journal, March 1990.

 

King, M., Editor:  Health Law Update, Loyola University Newsletter, October 1995.

 

Hanzal, Marilyn:  Data Bank on Doctors Paying Dividends.  Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, Contributed, December 1995.

 

Hanzal, Marilyn:  Telemedicine:  Beam Me Up Doctor.  Chicago daily law Bulletin, Contributed, March 1996.   

 

King-Schumacher, M., Derm-a-dilemma, JAAPA, (2001).

 

King-Schumacher, M.; Knott, P.; Grivas, T editors:  5th International Conference on Conservative Management of Spinal Deformities, vol. 4 suppl 1, April 2008. 

King-Schumacher, M.; Colomb-Lippa, D.; Mercantini Klingler, A.:  Quick Recertification Review Series:  Alzheimer’s Disease, JAAPA (July 2009)

Clinical Experience: 

Occupational Medicine:  Physician Assistant, United Airlines, O’Hare Medical Department, Chicago, Illinois (January 1998 – March 2000).

 

Emergency Medicine:  Physician Assistant, Gottlieb Hospital, Emergency Department, Melrose Park, Illinois (November 1996 – May 1998). 

 

Pediatrics: Physician Assistant, Stratford Pediatrics, Bloomingdale, Illinois (December 1995-November 1996). 

 

Neurosurgery:  Physician Assistant, Chicago Institute of Neurosurgery and Neuroresearch, Columbus Hospital, Chicago, Illinois

(September 1990-September 1995).

 

General Surgery:  Surgical Staff Physician Assistant, Department of Surgery, Norwalk Hospital, Norwalk, Connecticut (September 1989-September 1990).

 

 

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