September 20, 2013 Print press release (PDF)

HEF Appoints Sima Delafraz to Board of Directors

Alexandria, Va. – The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) recently announced the appointment of Sima Delafraz, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, First Quality Products, Inc., to its HIDA Educational Foundation (HEF) Board of Directors. The HEF Board drives the Foundation’s mission to improve the medical products distribution channel through education and research.

“We are excited to have Sima bring her knowledge and insights to the HEF Board,” said HIDA Educational Foundation Board Chairman Steve Inacker. “Our Board member executives reflect deep experience across the healthcare continuum, and we’re very pleased to have the opportunity to benefit from her participation.”

View full list of the Foundation Board of Directors.

Jeff Girardi, 703-838-6110


About HIDA
The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) is the premier trade association representing medical products distribution. HIDA members primarily serve the nation’s hospital, long term care, and physician/alternate care markets. For more information, visit For more information on HIDA’s Streamlining Healthcare initiative, visit