Talk Links Heartburn to Cancer

White Marsh Library has partnered with the Esophageal Cancer Action Network to host a free special health awareness event. Taking Steps to Save Lives: Because Heartburn Can Cause Cancer will take place at the library (8133 Sandpiper Circle, Baltimore) on Nov. 19, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Designed to help members of the community… Read More

Seven Strategies For Managing Millenials

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I recently presented a workshop to the Darrell D. Friedman Institute for Professional Development at the Weinberg Center on Managing Millennials in the Workplace. What is a millennial? Millennials were born between 1980 and 2000 — and they are entering the workforce.  As people are living longer and working longer, this has led to three… Read More

Women of MACo Named Almond President

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Baltimore County Councilwoman Vicki Almond was unanimously elected as the next president of the Women of MACo (Maryland Association of Counties) at the recently concluded MACo Summer Conference. She will lead the bipartisan statewide group of elected women for the next two years. Almond represents the 2nd Council District, which includes Reisterstown, Pikesville, Owings Mills… Read More

Hilton Named Special Appeals Clerk

Philip Gregory Hilton has been named clerk of the Court of Special Appeals. Hilton has been with the Court of Special Appeals since 2009. He was appointed assistant chief deputy clerk in October 2009 and was promoted to chief deputy clerk in July 2011.

Levin Named Chair of Real Estate Group

The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt LLC has announced that Edward J. Levin has been named chair of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. Levin brings more than 30 years of experience providing counsel in real property areas, including real estate financing, leasing, purchase and sale and workouts and foreclosure.

Azman Honored by AOA

Dr. Thomas Azman is among 109 optometrists nationwide who have received the American Optometric Association 2013 Continuing Optometric Recognition Award. The award is presented to doctors of optometry who have completed 50 credit hours of continuing education in their field over a one-year period and have previously received the Initial Optometric Recognition Award. More than… Read More

ReachLocal Changes CEO

ReachLocal, Inc., a leader in local online marketing and commerce solutions for small- and medium-sized businesses, announced that Zorik Gordon has resigned as chief executive officer and as a member of the company’s board of directors to pursue other entrepreneurial opportunities. David Carlick, chairman of the board, has been appointed interim chief executive officer.

Israeli Medical Journal Joins NIH Database

Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal, a quarterly online medical research journal from Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, Israel, recently was entered into PubMed, an international database of life science and biomedical research maintained by the U.S. National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. PubMed entries include bibliographies and full research articles available… Read More

MNA Honors Morhaim

The Maryland Nurses Association has named Del. Dan Morhaim (District 11, Baltimore County) Legislator of the Year. “It’s a very nice honor, much appreciated, and one that demonstrates that providers can — and should — work together to improve health-care delivery for our patients and our community,” Morhaim said.

RS&F Expands D.C.-Area Practice

Rosen, Sapperstein & Friedlander, Chartered, a regional business consulting and accounting firm based in Owings Mills, has acquired the assets of Washington, D.C.-based Becker & Company, formerly known as the Maryland office of MargolisBecker, LLC. The acquisition provides RS&F with a specialization in the print and media industries, as well as a range of clients… Read More