by Loren G. Edelstein | August 20, 2015
Meeting Professionals International announced today that 227 meeting and event industry professionals earned the Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate during the first half of this year. The certificate, endorsed by Saint Louis University, demonstrates competency in health-care meeting compliance and is valid for two years.

As of June 2015, 496 individuals have completed the HMCC program, which launched in 2013. For the full announcement and a list of new HMCC holders for the first half of this year, go to The intensive four-hour course is accredited through Saint Louis University; participants earn clock hours or continuing education units. 

With the support of the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau, MPI will present the HMCC course at the following upcoming industry events: HSMAI MEET National, Sept. 9;  IMEX America's Smart Monday powered by MPI, Oct. 12; and the 11th Annual Pharmaceutical Meeting Professionals' Summit on Nov. 5. For more information, visit