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Eric Hoffend, CEM

Eric Hoffend, CEM

Executive Director, NAMAPA, The National Association of Medication Access & Patient Advocacy

Eric Hoffend is the Executive Director of NAMAPA, The National Association of Medication Access & Patient Advocacy. NAMAPA is an organization committed to the empowerment of healthcare advocates to help patients find affordable medication and navigate the complexities of the healthcare system.

Eric has 30 years of experience in the meetings and events industry helping various associations build communities of like-minded people. The challenges of any membership are best understood through thoughtful discovery, strong empathy, and passion for the collective goals.

Eric is an author of an international bestselling book, “Who Gets It” a business leadership book focused on finding, motivating, and retaining top talent. His real-life experiences and storytelling for the quest to find the people that make your life easier because they “get it.”

He has been an IAEE member since 1992, earned his CEM designation in 2008 and is a member of the IAEE CEM faculty since 2010.