Mariusz Strus is an ANCC board certified nurse practitioner in Acute Critical Care who has been practicing since 2009. He completed his undergraduate studies at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, in 1997. He returned to school and received his Nursing degree from Trinitas School of Nursing in 2005. He began his clinical practice in the Neuro ICU at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston New Jersey, before moving on to the Recovery room in 2007. Mariusz went on to complete his master’s degree as an Acute/Critical Care Nurse Practitioner at UMDNJ, Newark, NJ in 2009 and subsequently served as staff Nurse Practitioner for the Department of Surgery working under the Chairman of Surgery at St. Barnabas until 2017. During his tenure at St. Barnabas, Mariusz served as associate chair for the Nurse Practitioner council. He joined IGEA in 2017.