For Immediate Release: March 27, 2017


Baltimore magazine is honoring five nurses from UMMC in its annual “Excellence in Nursing” issue, May 2017. A total of 10 nurses from across the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) were recognized in this issue.

The editors of Baltimore asked readers to submit nominations and recruited an expert panel of nurse leaders from the region to help select the most outstanding 50 nurses in 19 categories.

The nurses honored by the magazine are: 

Cortney Carnaggio, MSN, RN 
UMMC/Maryland Proton Treatment Center
Category: Oncology

Marian Currens, CRNP
UMMC Midtown Campus
Category: Community Care/Ambulatory Care

Jennifer Demetrakis, BSN, RN
UMMC University Campus
Category: Pediatrics: Non-Neonatal

Joseph Diloy, BSN, RN
UMMC University Campus
Category: Acute Care / Family Practice / General Medicine

Mary Rutter, MSN, RN, OCN
UMMC University Campus
Category: Oncology

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