Manufacturers and Service Providers:

Why Join the Foundation?

Become a HIDA Educational Foundation Associate today!HIDA Educational Foundation Associate program provides resources and relationships to help you perform profitably within today’s complex healthcare supply chain.

Join today to access all of HIDA Educational Foundation member resources, networking opportunities and support services.
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Contact: Cindy Chen, 703-838-6114 | Download application

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Associate Criteria
All companies that are manufacturers or service providers of medical products are eligible to join the HIDA Educational Foundation Associates program.


Membership Levels

HEF Associates program has three membership categories and with each level of membership your company gains more access and visibility to our distributor partners.

      • Patron Associate
      • Benefactor Associate
      • Member Associate

Associate Membership Program Benefits by Level

Patron – $38,750

  • Recognition and visibility – Highest placement
  • Suites meetings (private meeting space) – Eligible to participate
  • Networking events at annual board meetings – 2 Invitations
  • Washington Summit – 2 invitations*
  • Annual Chairman’s Dinner (Invitation only) – 3 Invitations
  • Annual Executive Conference (Limited attendance) – 8 Executive attendees*
  •  Executive Business Exchange – 10 attendees (2 teams)
  • Market Advisory Council (semi-annual) – Eligible for invitation, guaranteed min. 1 invite/yr
  • Free copies of all HIDA research reports – 20 VIPs
  • Special advertising and sponsorship opportunities – Right of first opportunity

Benefactor – $15,800

  • Recognition and visibility – Priority placement
  • Annual Chairman’s Dinner – 2 invitations
  • Annual Executive Conference – 4 executive attendees*
  • Executive Business Exchange  –  6 attendees (1 team)
  • Free copies of all HIDA research reports – 10 VIPs

Member – $7,650

  • Recognition and visibility – Differentiated from non-members
  • Annual Executive Conference – 2 executive attendees*
  • Executive Business Exchange – 3 attendees (1 team)
  • Free copies of all HIDA research reports – 5 VIPs

Members at all levels also receive: special advertising and sponsorship opportunities, reduced registration fees to networking events and full access to HIDA resources at for all company employees.


*Discounted registration fee

Questions about HIDA Educational Foundation? Contact Cindy Chen, 703-838-6114.

Health Industry Distributors Association
310 Montgomery Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-1516, Phone: (703) 549-4432, Fax: (703) 549-6495