Sarah R.W. Shell

Sarah R.W. Shell LMSW

Special Projects Team Leader

For the past sixteen years, Sarah has worked as a clinical social worker with fourteen years in the medical setting. Eleven of those years have been at Michigan Medicine in Children and Women Services. She holds a Master of Social Work degree from Wayne State University. She has been a licensed social worker since 2004 and a fully licensed social worker since 2006, first in Massachusetts and now in Michigan. Sarah been employed as a clinical social worker at Michigan Medicine since 2008 and currently holds the status of senior social worker as granted through the application and approval process of the career ladder.

She has held the position of medical/surgical social worker, being the social worker accountable to ten different medical teams. She has worked as the social worker on a specialized medical team in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, with the Maternal/Infant Health Program, and with the Children’s Intestinal Rehabilitation team. She works as a continuity social worker for both inpatient and outpatient populations in the Children’s Intestinal Rehabilitation Program.