Debra J Schmidt

Debra J Schmidt, APNP

Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Children’s Wisconsin since 2006
  • Nurse practitioner, the Medical College of Wisconsin

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Deb strongly believes that care well beyond the treatment of childhood cancer is pertinent. The patient needs multidisciplinary care provided to assist with the adjustment from on therapy to off therapy and to provide guidance for follow-up care. The need for continued follow-up after the completion of therapy and the transition well in to continued survivorship is necessary for the physical, emotional and social well being of our patients, family members and caregivers. While there have been remarkable strides made in cancer treatment there is much work and potential for research in the area of cancer survivorship.

Certifications

  • Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

Areas of Interest

  • Emergency medicine
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Education and Awards

Education

  • 1998, Marquette University, MSN
  • 1993, University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee, WI), BSN

Awards

  • 2002 Julie Lathrop Nursing Research Award Recipient

Research and publications

Research

  • Psychosocial Aspects of Ending Treatment and Long-Term Survival of Pediatric Cancer Patients:
  • Transition Study: Psychosocial Aspects of Ending Treatment for Pediatric Cancer Patients: Development of a Transition to Survivorship Program
  • A Multi-Method Assessment of Psychosocial Functioning and Late Effects in Survivors of Childhood Cancer and Hematopoietic Cell Transplant

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