Date of Document: March 24, 2023
CURRICULUM VITAE

Jessica Schnell MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Special Needs

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Children's Corporate Center
999 N 92 St
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
08/2006 - 05/2010 B.S.N., Belmont University, Nashville, TN
07/2010 - 06/2015 M.D./M.P.H., University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
09/2020 - 02/2021 Intermediate Improvement Science Series Graduate, Cincinnati Children's Hospital

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
07/01/2015 - 06/30/2018 Resident, Department of Pediatrics, Comer Children's Hospital, University of Chicago, 5721 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
10/2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, The Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
10/2018 - Present Children's Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Alabama Board of Nursing
07/09/2010
12/31/2016
American Board of Pediatrics
10/2018
05/2025
   
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
CPR
AHA
08/2010
None
PALS
AHA
06/2015
07/2021
    

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Alabama License, RN
1-127438
07/09/2010
12/31/2016
Illinois License, Temp
125-067112
06/01/2015
06/23/2018
Wisconsin License
69913-20
10/2018
10/2023
    

AWARDS AND HONORS:
06/26/2020 High Five for Outstanding Teachers of Medical Students, MCW
12/14/2021 Teaching Pin for Outstanding Medical Student teaching, Pediatrics Clerkship, MCW

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
06/2015 - 06/2020 American Academy of Pediatrics
06/2019 - 06/2020 Council on Children with Disabilities (AAP Council)

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
02/2016 - 04/2017 Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Society for Student-run Free Clinics

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Needs Assessment of Children with Medical Complexity to Identify Barriers for Transitional Care in the Inpatient Setting
Source:
Children's Wisconsin Foundation
Role:
Principal Investigator, Faculty Mentor
PI:
Jessica Schnell
Dates:
11/01/2021 - Present
Direct Funds:
$10,000 (Line of credit up to 10,000)
  
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Chronic Traumatic Stress in Children with Medical Complexity
Source:
Department of Pediatrics Internal Funding
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Jessica Schnell
Dates:
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2021
Direct Funds:
$22,199
  
Title:
Assessing Family Impact of Complex Care Program Participation
Source:
Department of Pediatrics Internal Funding
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Jessica Schnell
Dates:
07/01/2021 - 06/30/2022
Direct Funds:
$36,124
  

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Jessica Lander, Creating a Safe Sleep Environment on the Mother Baby Unit, Nursing Grand Rounds, University of Alabama and Birmingham, 03/2014
Jessica Lander, Identification and Management of Sickle Cell Emergencies, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Northwest Chicago Chapter, 03/2017
Jessica Lander, Decreased Temperature Associated with increased ER Visits in patients with Sickle Cell Disease, University of Chicago Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Chicago, IL, 06/24/2018
K Jane Lee, Jessica Schnell, Caring for Children with Medical Complexity, Division of Critical Care lecture series, Milwaukee, WI, 12/18/2019
Andrea Morrison, Jessica Schnell, Theresa Jones, Health Literacy: A Necessary Element for Achieving Health Equity, Pediatric Grand Rounds, Milwaukee, WI, 10/02/2020
Jessica Schnell, Sarah Vepraskas, Caring for Children with Complex Medical Needs, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellows Lecture Series, Milwaukee, WI, 12/09/2020
Jessica Schnell, Caring for Children with Medical Complexity: Updates from the Complex Care Program, Children's Wisconsin CME Webinar Series, Milwaukee, WI, 05/19/2021
Jessica Schnell, Tracey Liljestrom, Channing Tassone, Sara Quates, Allison Duey-Holtz, Multidisciplinary Care for Children with Medical Complexity Undergoing Major Musculoskeletal Surgery, Pediatric Grand Rounds, Children's Wisconsin, 06/10/2022
 
Regional
Jessica Schnell, Primary Care for Children with Complex Medical Needs, Pediatric Residency Primary Care Lecture Series, Chicago, IL, 11/03/2020
Jessica Schnell, Jennifer Hammel, Trauma-Informed Care in Children's Hospital and Health System, Chicagoland Trauma-Informed Hospital Working Group Meeting, Chicago, IL (Virtual), 07/14/2022
 
National
Jessica Schnell, W. Hobart Davies (Co-Chairs), Promoting Well-Being Among Families of Children with Medical Complexity: Challenges and Opportunities (2-hour symposium), American Psychology Association 2022 Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, 08/05/2022
Jessica Schnell, Jennifer Hammel, Trauma-Informed Care in the Epic Community Spotlight: Children's Wisconsin, Epic Brain Trust Spotlight series, Virtual, 10/05/2022
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
10/2019 - Present Member, Pediatric Intern Selection Committee, Pediatrics, MCW
01/2020 - Present Member, Trauma-Informed Workplace Committee, Pediatrics, MCW
 
Hospital
12/2018 - 03/2020 Member, Diagnostic Process Review Committee, Children's Wisconsin
12/2018 - Present Member, Health Literacy Task Force, Children's Wisconsin
02/2019 - Present Member, Trauma-Informed Care Champions, Complex Care Program, Children's Wisconsin
03/2019 - Present Physician representative, Trauma-informed Care Research and Training Committee, Children's Wisconsin
07/2020 - 12/2020 Physician Representative, Telehealth Committee, Children's Wisconsin
08/2021 - Present Member, Definitive Agreement "Culture Club" committee, Children's Wisconsin and MCW
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
01/2019 - Present MS3 Clinical Preceptor, Complex Care Pediatrics elective
01/2019 - Present MS3 History and Physical Reader, General Pediatrics rotation
09/2019 - Present QuIPS Pathway Council and student preceptor
09/2019 - Present IPE Workshop Facilitator
 
Resident and Fellow Education
01/2019 - Present Resident Clinical Preceptor, Complex Care Pediatrics elective
 
Pharmacy Student Education
09/2019 - Present IPE Rotation Preceptor
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Jen Lemke, MCW, 07/2019 - 06/2022 QuIPs Pathway project mentor; Honors in Research mentor, QuIPs Pathway completion, 3 Poster presentations, Honors in Research designation obtained, Pediatric Resident at Phoenix Children's Hospital
Norah Cowley, MCW, 08/2019 - Present longitudinal mentor through Heart Sounds student group
Emily Krueger, MCW, 08/2019 - Present longitudinal mentor through Heart Sounds student group
Julia H. Kellis, MCW, 08/2019 - Present Educational activities, Pathways completion
Hailee Grannan, MCW, 10/2019 - 05/2021 QuIPs Pathway project mentor, Complete QuIPs Pathway; Oral presentation presented at conference, Matched in Family Medicine at George Washington in Washington D.C.
Abel Chinos, MCW, 01/2020 - 05/2021 QuIPs Pathway project mentor, Completed QuIPs pathway; Oral presentation accepted, Matched in Anesthesiology at University of Iowa
Meghan Schilthuis, MCW, 08/2020 - Present longitudinal mentor through Heart Sounds student group
Emma Vallee, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2021 - Present QuIPS Pathway Mentor
Ethan Wen, MCW, 06/01/2022 - Present MSSRP Mentor, MSSRP funding obtained (Department of Pediatrics); Poster presented at MSSRP Student Research day
 
Residents
Rachel Ullrich, MCW, 07/2019 - 06/2022 assigned resident advisor, Completed Pediatric Residency
Allison Jhin, MCW, 07/2020 - Present assigned resident advisor
Christine Fernandez, MCW, 07/2021 - Present assigned resident advisor
Raquel Alonso, MCW, 07/2022 - Present assigned resident advisor
 

EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Graduate Students
PhD Students Advised
Julia Tager, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 01/05/2021 - Present Conceptualizing Coping Among Parents of Children with Medical Complexity, Masters Thesis defended, multiple manuscripts and presentation proposals under review
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
2015 - 2018 Preceptor, Washington Park Student-Run Clinic, Chicago, IL
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Schnell, JL., Johaningsmeir, S., Bartelt, T., Bergman, DA. Partnering with Parents of Children with Medical Complexity: A Framework for Engaging Families for Practice Improvement. Pediatric Annals, 2020, 49(11):e467-e472. doi:10.3928/19382359-20201012-01
 
Abstracts
1. Lander, J., Jones, T., Lapping-Carr, G., Peddinti, R. and Darlington, WS. Decreased Temperature Associated with Increased ED Visits by Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. Blood. doi: https://doi.org/10.1182/blood-2018-99-115517
2. Lander J, Jones T, Lapping-Carr G, Peddinti R, Darlington W. Decreased Temperature associated with Increased ED Visits by patients with Sickle cell disease [abstract]. Blood, 2018, 132:2385. Poster presented at American Society of Hematology annual conference 2018.
3. Lander J, Johaningsmeir S, Pordes ES, Weed A, Quates SK, Duey-Holtz A, Corden TE. Recommendations of a Complex Care Perioperative Program for Children with Medical Complexity [abstract]. Poster presented at 2019 Proceedings of Pediatric Academic Societies.
4. Johaningsmeir S, Lee KJ, Schnell JL, Kaugars A, Quates SK. Listening to Families: Two Years of Family Perspectives on Complex Care Program Impact [abstract]. Poster accepted for 2020 Proceedings of Pediatric Academic Societies before cancellation due to Covid-19.
5. Lemke J, Pordes ES, Grevenow J, Bekx A, Schnell JL, and Preloger E. Caregiver Perceived Value of Complex Care Inpatient Consultation on Children with Medical Complexity Hospitalized on Pediatric Hospital Medicine Teams [abstract]. Poster accepted for 2020 Proceedings of Pediatric Academic Societies before cancellation due to Covid-19.
6. Hadjiev J, Liljestrom T, Schnell JL, Quates S, DeSorcy J, Duey-Holtz A, Anibaba F, Stephany A, and Tassone C. Pediatric Surgical Co-management: Partnerships to Improve Outcomes [abstract]. Poster accepted for 2020 Proceedings of Pediatric Academic Societies before cancellation due to Covid-19.
7. Schnell JL, Quates SK, Duey-Holtz A, Johaningsmeir S, Weed A, Corden TE. Recommendations of a Complex Care Perioperative Program for Children with Medical Complexity [abstract]. Poster presented at 2021 Proceedings of the International Research Society of Spinal Deformities.
8. Balistreri, K.A., Lim, P.S., Linneman, N.G., Tager, J.B., Davies, W. H., Scanlon, M.C., Murkowski, K., Lee, K. J., Karst, J. S., Magner, K.K., Lander, J., Johaningsmeir, S. & Rothschild, C. B. (2021, April 8-9). “It’s a balance of both teams”: Medical provider perspectives on psychosocial support for parents in the pediatric intensive care unit [Symposium]. Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, virtual.
9. Balistreri, K.A., Lim, P.A., Linneman, N.G., Tager, J., Davies, W.H., Scanlon, M.C., Murkowski, K., Lee, K.J., Karst, J., Magner, K., Lander, J., Johaningsmeir, S., & Rothschild, C. (2020, October 5).“Critical Care Fellows Perceptions of Family Distress in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit”. [Poster presentation.] American Academy of Pediatrics Virtual National Conference, virtual.
10. Tager, J.B., Kenney, A.E., Lim, P.S., Everhart, S., Johaningsmeir, S., Balistreri, K.A., Lee, K.J., Brophey, M.A., Lerret, S., Vallee, E., Scanlon, M., Rothschild, C.B., Davies, W. H., Schnell, J.L. (2022, April). "You Learn to Focus on What's Really Important:" Coping Among Parents of Children with Medical Complexity. [abstract] Poster presented at Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Phoenix, Arizona.
11. Kenney, A.E., Tager, J.B., Lim, P.S., Everhart, S., Johaningsmeir, S., Balistreri, K.A., Lee, K.J., Brophey, M.A., Lerret, S., Vallee, E., Scanlon, M., Rothschild, C.B., Davies, W. H., Schnell, J.L. (2022, April) Emotional impact, burnout, and isolation among primary family caregivers of children with medical complexity. [abstract] Poster presented at Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Phoenix, Arizona.
12. Lemke J., Johaningsmeir S., Schnell JL. "Complex Care Program Communication with Families of Children with Medical Complexity, a Quality Improvement study" [abstract]. Poster presented at 2022 Proceedings of Pediatric Academic Societies.