Louise Haynes is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina and is the Director of Research for the Lexington Richland Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council in Columbia, SC. She has worked with the NIDA Clinical Trials Network for more than 12 years. In addition to her research experience, Ms Haynes has worked in both clinical and administrative roles in South Carolina. She was Director of Women’s Services at the state’s single state authority (DAODAS) and Director of Morris Village, a publicly funded 150 bed inpatient treatment program. Early in her career she was a social worker at the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston.