Peter helped with program and course development of the BS Psychology program at Maria College. His professional experience includes Urban Education at UAlbany; item writer & reviewer for ETS & Regents College; Multicultural Training at Moscow State University; and Board of Education member.
PhD in Educational Psychology, Research & Methodology Education at University at Albany
Areas of Interest
Human Development, Personality, Psychometrics, Assessment
Joseph's professional experience includes being the Senior Lab Coordinator for the Social Processes Lab at Syracuse University and course development in health psychology, psychology of terrorism, psychology of media, positive psychology, and psychology of food and eating.
PhD in Social Psychology Education from Syracuse University
Areas of Interest
Perspective taking, Gender relations, Positive Psychology, Personality, Stress, Physiological psychology, Psychometrics, Applied Statistics, Media and Popular Culture, Heuristics and Biases
Dr. David Hoffman is Associate Dean for Academic Initiatives and Government Affairs and Associate Professor of Ethics and Health Policy at Maria College, Clinical Professor at the UAlbany School of Public Health and Adjunct Asst. Professor at Albany Medical College. Dr. Hoffman Chairs the Policy Committee, National Association of Chronic Disease Directors, a U.S. national membership organization. He has served on State and Federal Advisory groups including the National Advisory Council for Alzheimer’s Disease Research, Care and Services where he Chaired the Committee on Long Term Services and Supports and served on the Committee on Ethics; Board of Directors of the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors; Board of Directors ProVention Health Foundation, Advisory Council – National Campaign for Public Health, National Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease Speakers Bureau, and National Leadership Group for the Healthy Brain Initiative. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Foundation for Quality Care, a non-profit education and research organization of the New York State Health Facilities Assoc. (NYSHFA) and New York State Center for Assisted Living (NYSCAL). Membership in these group include over 300 Skilled Nursing Facilities and over 100 Assisted Living Facilities. Multiple educational and workforce support strategies are already underway.
DPS, Bioethics; Concentration in Health Ethics and Policy, Albany Medical College, Alden March Bioethics Institute
Graduate Certificate of Clinical Ethics, Albany Medical College, Alden March Bioethics Institute
Post Graduate Courses, SUNYA School of Education
MEd, Student Personnel Administration, Springfield College
BA, Social Welfare, Concentrations: Sociology and Criminal Justice, University of New Haven
Associate Dean for Academic Initiatives and Government Affairs, Associate Professor of Ethics and Health Policy; Maria College, Albany New York July 2020 – Present
Associate Dean for Academic Initiatives, Associate Professor of Ethics and Health Policy; Maria College, Albany New York July 2019 – June 2020
Clinical Professor, UAlbany School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy Management and Behavior, Albany New York
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Albany Medical College, Alden March Bioethics Institute, Albany New York
Director, Bureau of Community Integration and Alzheimers Disease, Division of Long Term Care, Office of Health Insurance Programs, formerly Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, LTC Restructuring, and Partnership, Director of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Office of Long Term Care, New York State Department of Health November 20008 – August 2018
Director, Bureau of Chronic Disease Services, New York State Department of Health, April 2001 – November 2008
8/2020 Hoffman D.P. Ethical Principles in a Time of Covid19- A Commentary. Ann Bioethics Clin App 2020, 3(2): 000126 https://medwinpublishers.com/ABCA/ethical-principles-in-a-time-of-covid19-a-commentary.pdf
7/2020 Hoffman, D.P., Dunn, T., McGuire, L.,Suyarya, DY. Emergency Preparedness for Persons with Dementia: Governmental Action in a Time of Crisis; AAIC 2020 invited panel live presentation. https://www.alz.org/aaic/overview.asp
2/2020 Caregiver and Patient Health in Alzheimers Disease Policy and Systems Change. Dr David Hoffman; https://www.albany.edu/cphce/phl_0220.shtml; CEU, CME, CHES credits available.
1/2020 Chronic Disease Prevention: The Key to Improving Life and Healthcare; Hoffman, D.; Mertzlufft, J.; https://cdn.ymaws.com/www.chronicdisease.org/resource/resmgr/website-2020/wp_chronicdiseaseprevention_.pdf