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Michelle Schaefer, MS

Michelle Schaefer

Michelle Schaefer, MS

Program Manager for Communications


  • MCW Pharmacy School
    HRC H2600

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MS, Journalism, Broadcast and New Media, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
BA, Graphic Design, Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI


Michelle Schaefer, MS, joined the Pharmacy School in June 2016. As the Program Manager for Communications, she facilitates all internal and external communication for the Pharmacy School. Ms. Schaefer comes from a diverse background in the field of communications. Prior to joining MCW, she was a video producer at a local video production company and in broadcast news. Ms. Schaefer has also served as a graphic designer and communications specialist at two Fortune 500 companies. Ms. Schaefer has a Masters of Science in Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She earned her baccalaureate degree in graphic design and journalism and mass communication.

I am invested in assisting the MCW Pharmacy School in fulfilling our vision and being an advocate for the pharmacy profession. My goal is to communicate the unique stories of our innovative school, our students and our faculty to inspire a transformation of healthcare that results in better patient care and improved health in our communities

Michelle Schaefer, MS