Scott Nolen, a clinical psychologist and attorney who worked on health disparity issues at the National Institutes of Health, has been named director of the drug addiction treatment program at the Open Society Institute-Baltimore. Most recently, Nolen worked as a health scientist in the National Institutes of Health’s Office of Strategic Planning, Legislation and Scientific Policy. As a part of the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities, Nolen led a project focused on driving the national discussion on health disparities. Prior to that, Nolen was the director of the Equal Justice Program at the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice. Nolen also served as a congressional fellow focusing on health care for the American Association for the Advancement of Science and as a child psychology fellow for the New York State Psychiatric Institute.