Mary Zerlan, CRNA, DNP wins Excellence in Nursing Award
Apr 20, 2015
This excerpt appears in the May 2015 edition of St. Louis Magazine.
For the sixth annual Excellence in Nursing Awards, St.Louis Magazine received more than 200 nominations from patients, physicians, and nursing colleagues who wished to recognize the region’s outstanding nursing professionals. A prestigious selection committee then scored the nominations and chose the finalists.
Mary Zerlan, CRNA, DNP receives her award at the 2015 Excellence in Nursing Awards
Mary Zerlan, CRNA, DNP won top honors in the combined acute care/family practice/general medicine & anesthesiology category. This win marks the second year in a row for the Department of Anesthesiology. A Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist at the Washington University School of Medicine, Zerlan administers anesthesia to patients undergoing surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. She also teaches anesthesiology classes at Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, as well as accelerated nursing classes at Saint Louis University. Zerlan has been a nurse anesthetist for 18 years, and joined the Department of Anesthesiology at Washington University as a CRNA in 1997.
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