David P. Armstrong, PhD, is the Director of the Health Workforce Technical Assistance Center (HWTAC) located at the School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY). He has a doctorate in sociology from the University at Albany, SUNY and has worked in the field of health workforce studies since 2003. Dr. Armstrong manages the day-to-day operations of HWTAC and provides direct assistance to states and organizations engaged in health workforce planning. Dr. Armstrong has an extensive background in conducting health workforce studies. He has presented nationwide and produced dozens of reports on the health care workforce in New York and the US.