Get InvolvedHIDA Board of Directors and Advisory Council members work towards building a stronger industry for supply chain partners. For more information about participating on a HIDA Board or Council, contact Kelley Taft.

Board of Directors

Acting as a network of support, the Board of Directors offers direction and strategic oversight to HIDA initiatives. HIDA Educational Foundation (HEF) has its own separate Board of Directors which provides leadership for the Foundation.

Advisory Councils

Executive level representatives from national and independent member companies provide guidance to HIDA on research, publications, products and services needed for distributors in their respective market segments. Council members are elected by the Board of Directors and the Council Chairman.

2017 Advisory Council Dates

Winter Council Meetings

Acute Care | Physician

Hospital–Physician Market Conference (January 17-18, 2017)

The Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida

  •   Acute Care Dinner - Monday, January 16, 6:00pm

  •   Physician Dinner - Monday, January 16, 6:00pm

  •   Acute Care & Physician Council Joint Meeting - Tuesday, January 17, 8:00am – 12:30pm


Lab Market Conference (January 18-19, 2017)

The Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida

  •   Dinner - Wednesday, January 18, 6:00pm - Join Lab Market Conference Reception

  •   Meeting - Thursday, January 19, 12:30pm-4:00pm

Spring Council Meetings

Post Acute

Extended Care Market Conference (May 16-17, 2017)

Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel, Chicago, IL

  •   Dinner - Monday, May 15, 6:00pm

  •   Meeting - Tuesday, May 16, 8:00am – 12:30pm

Acute Care | Physician | Lab

HIDA 2017 Healthcare Distribution Summit (June 6-7, 2017)

Hyatt Regency Washington, DC

  •   Acute Care Council Meeting - Monday, June 5, 8:00am – 12:00pm

  •   Physician Council Meeting - Monday, June 5, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

  •   Lab Council Meeting - Monday, June 5, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

  •   Dinner (all councils) – Monday, June 5 , 6:00pm, join Fly-in Reception at 6:00pm

Fall Council Meeting

Post Acute

2017 Streamlining Healthcare Conference (September 26-28, 2017)

Hyatt Regency O’Hare, Chicago, IL

  •   Meeting - Tuesday, September 26, 8:00am to 12:00pm

  •   Dinner - Join Chairman’s Dinner at 7:00pm

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