University of Maryland Medical System
Serving the city of Baltimore as a Nurse Practitioner for over 30 years, Marian Currens began her career at Hopkins Bay View Medical Clinic. Here she grew to appreciate the many challenges of treating substance use disorders.
For the past 23 years, she has been the Nurse Practitioner managing the medical care for the inpatient chemical dependency services at UMMC Midtown Campus formerly Maryland General Hospital. Marian expanded her work experience to include outpatient Methadone Maintenance, Suboxone Maintenance and drug free Intensive Outpatient Treatment. As the Director of University of Maryland Midtown Campus - Center for Addiction Medicine (CAM) the practice has grown to include multiple levels of care while maintaining high quality Joint Commission Accreditation.
Marian is also an active member and has held board member (or chair) positions on several associations including the Maryland Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (MATOD); the Maryland Association of Chemical Dependency Nurses (MACDN), the Maryland Addiction Directors Counsel (MADC) and American Society for Addiction Medicine (ASAM).