David Hoffman, M.Ed.

Clinical Associate Professor
Health Policy, Management, & Behavior

Director, Bureau of Community Integration and Alzheimers Disease, Division of Long Term Care

Office of Health Insurance Programs
State of New York, Department of Health
One Commerce Plaza
99 Washington Ave
Albany New York 12210
Phone Number: (518) 486-6562
Fax Number: (518) 474-1428


C.C.E Clinical Bioethics Albany Medical College 2010
M.Ed College Student Personnel Administration Springfield College 1981
BA Social Welfare Univ. of New Haven 1980

Research Interests

Management of programs regarding chronic disease prevention and control; public health policy; policy and environmental change; healthy aging; long term care insurance; long term care policy; diseases and risk factors including cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke, arthritis, dementia, obesity, and various other chronic diseases, conditions and risk factors.

Selected Publications

Hoffman, D.; Vancavage, R. If we don't Focus on Preventing Chronic Disease, We're Only Tinkering at the Edgeshttp://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.chronicdisease.org/resource/resmgr/Docs/Chronic_Disease_White_Paper_.pdf

Hoffman, D.; Looking At The Future Of Alzheimer’s Disease Policy; Health Affairs Health Policy Lab, July 14, 2015

Hoffman D. (2014). Alzheimer’s Disease Legislation And Policy—Now And In The Future. Health Aff 33:4561-565. doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2013.1223 http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/33/4.toc

Chronic Disease Prevention and Control: A Wise Investment http://www.chronicdisease.org/policy/policy-statements/white-papers/AWiseInvestment228.pdf

The Time is Now: Bringing Chronic Disease Prevention up to Scale http://www.chronicdisease.org/policy/policy-statements/white-papers/the-time-is-now-2008/view

Chronic Disease Congressional Recommendations for Public Health Infrastructure http://www.chronicdisease.org/policy/policy-statements/white-papers/white-paper-congressional-recommendations-for-public-health-infrastructure/view