David B. Nash, M.D., M.B.A.
Dr. Nash was named the founding dean of the Jefferson College of Population
Health (JCPH) in 2008. This appointment caps nearly three 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. JCPH also offers a doctoral program in 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. He has authored more than 100
peer-reviewed articles and edited 23 books.