Schuman, owner of
Schuman and Associates, received her B.S. in Microbiology. She
did cancer research in radiation biology at the University of Minnesota, giving
platform and poster presentations and publishing two papers in the peer-reviewed
Schuman, V.L., et al: The
Radioprotective Effect of 5-Thio-D-Glucose on Normal Tissue
in Vivo, Int. J.
Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., 8: 589-591, 1982.
Schuman, V.L., et al: Skin Radioprotection by 5-Thio-D-Glucose, Radiat.
93: 326-331, 1983.
Transitioning into communications, she held advertising account positions with
Martin Communications and D’Arcy, Masius, Benton and Bowles before starting
Schuman and Associates
cross-functional experience enables Schuman and Associates to work effectively
with marketing, communications and laboratory personnel to develop
communications in the style technical and medical audiences require.