Dr. Schnabel received her BA from Barnard College and her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in General Surgery at NYU Medical Center and her research fellowship at SUNY-HSC in the Department of Surgery. Dr. Schnabel joined NYU Langone Medical Center in 2007 as a Professor of Surgery in the NYU School of Medicine, where she also serves as the Director of Breast Surgery.
Throughout her career, Dr. Schnabel has been continuously involved in numerous research studies and grant and professional activities involving breast cancer. Dr. Schnabel is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of many professional organizations including the American Society of Breast Surgeons, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and is a Founding Member of the American College of Women’s Health Physicians.