Mahoning County Mental Health and Recovery Board Honors Dr. Brown
Dr. Daniel Brown, Medical Director of Meridian HealthCare, received the Eagle Award at the Mahoning County Mental Health and Recovery Board’s recent luncheon. Since joining Meridian in 2013, Dr. Brown been been closely involved in many activities that have benefited both our clients and the community as a whole.
His many accomplishments include:
- serving as an outspoken advocate for Medication Assisted Treatment — making numerous presentations educating the community, from a medical perspective, on the effectiveness and efficacy of medications when used appropriately and in conjunction with counseling.
- organizing and implementing Meridian’s telemedicine program, the only Medication Assisted Treatment program utilizing telemedicine in the state of Ohio
- initiating a program to make Narcan (an opiate overdose reversal medication) available for law enforcement professionals throughout Mahoning County