For Immediate Release April 06, 2018

Baltimore magazine is honoring five University of Maryland Medical System nurses and eight University of Maryland School of Nursing graduates in its fourth annual “Excellence in Nursing” issue. 

Baltimore editors asked readers to submit nominations and recruited an expert panel of nurse leaders from the region to select honorees. The magazine, out May 2018, recognizes 50 top nurses across 21 specialties.

Read more about how nurses were selected and see a list of all winners.

University of Maryland Medical System Honorees

Mary Jo Holloran, MS, CRNP
Towson Orthopaedic Associates
Category: Orthopaedics

Kristen Huber, BSN, RN
UM St. Joseph Medical Center
Category: Acute Care/Family Practice/General Medicine

Virginia (Ginny) Jump, CRNP
UM St. Joseph Medical Center
Category: Hospice/Home Health/Palliative Care

Melissa Lay, BSN, RN, OCN
University of Maryland Medical Center
Category: Oncology

Mary (Cat) Volkmann, RN
UM St. Joseph Medical Center
Category: Case Management

University of Maryland School of Nursing Honorees

Karen Bartosz, MS '00, BSN '85
Category: Hospice/Home Health/Palliative Care

Stanjay Daniels, BSN '07 
Category: Pediatrics: Non-Neonatal

James Gannon, MS '08
Category: Emergency Department

Verna Tereceita (Terry" Laidlow, MS '95
Category: Educator

Julie McNelis, BSN '82
Category: Oncology

Patricia Moloney-Harmon, MS '86
Category: Pediatrics: Non-Neonatal

Barbara Moore, MS '95
Category: Pediatrics: Neonatal

Mary Noonan, BSN '07
Category: Cardiovascular