Author Archives: Special to The Daily Record

Five Women Who Changed My Life: Olivia Doherty


Olivia Doherty Director of Communications Horizon Foundation Nikki Highsmith Vernick, President and CEO, Horizon Foundation As the head of Maryland’s largest independent health philanthropy, Nikki is a visionary leader with a bold, get-stuff-done approach to advancing social change and improving ...

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What Was Your Path: Nicolette Louissaint


Name: Nicolette Louissaint, Ph.D. Title: Executive Director, Healthcare Ready How did you choose your career path? I have always been a nerd, and my interests drew me to STEM fields. I eventually pursued education in biomedical sciences (clinical pharmacology), and ...

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Employers must be aware of drug abuse

Young man at home with syringe of illicit drugs

In a 2017 survey conducted by the National Safety Council, a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating preventable deaths at work, more than 70 percent of employers in the U.S. have been impacted by prescription drugs. The prescription drug epidemic in ...

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