Regina Russell, MS, BSN, RN, CPEN is the Director of the Emergency Department for MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital. In this role she serves as a nursing leader who maintains accountability for delivery of nursing services and unit operations.
Prior to her current role, Russell served as a pediatric surgical, burn, orthopedic, and trauma nurse at Children’s National Medical Center for 9 years, functioning as a charge nurse, preceptor, and shift coordinator. Russell obtained a Bachelor of Science and Nursing from Marymount University, and holds a Master of Science from University of Maryland. She is a Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse and a member of the Emergency Nurses Association.