David Hoffman, D.P.S., C.C.E.

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.

Education

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

Professional Affiliations

  • 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

Recent Publications/Presentations

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

Contact
(518) 861-2582
dhoffman@mariacollege.edu