In that capacity he has overseen the development of HIBCC from its’ early formation as a bar code labeling standards group to its’ current status as a provider of internationally-accredited healthcare supply chain product and customer identification standards. HIBCC has been designated as a Unique Device Identifier (UDI) Issuing Agency for the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Union (EU).
Dr. Hankin earned his Ph.D. in Economics from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, where he specialized in the healthcare sector. Prior to being named HIBCC President, he held senior executive positions at the American Medical Association (AMA) and the American Dental Association (ADA), and served as a Managing Consultant for a Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA- based research firm.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]