David B. Nash, MD, MBA

Dean, Jefferson College of Population Health, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

David B. Nash was named the Founding Dean of the Jefferson College of Population Health (JCPH) in 2008. This appointment caps nearly 3 decades on the faculty of Thomas Jefferson University. He is also the Dr. Raymond C. and Doris N. Grandon Professor of Health Policy. The mission of JCPH is to develop healthcare leaders for the future. The College offers Masters Programs in Public Health, Healthcare Quality and Safety, Health Policy, Applied Health Economics and Population Health Dr. Nash is a board-certified internist who is internationally recognized for his work in public accountability for outcomes, physician leadership development, and quality-of-care improvement. Repeatedly named to Modern Healthcare’s list of Most Powerful Persons in Healthcare, his national activities cover a wide scope. Dr. Nash’s work is well known through his many publications, public appearances, "Nash on the Road" blog, and online column on MedPage Today. He has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed articles and edited 23 books. Please visit: http://Jefferson.edu/population_health/ and his blog at http://blogs.jefferson.edu/nashhealthpolicy/