David B. Nash, MD, MBA

David B. Nash, MD, MBA, 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 was named the Founding Dean of Jefferson College of Population Health in 2008 and is also the Dr. Raymond C. and Doris N. Grandon Professor of Health policy. Dr. Nash is regularly on Modern Healthcare’s list of Most Powerful Persons in Healthcare and is a principal faculty member for quality of care programming for the American Association of Physician Leadership. He serves on the NQF Task Force on Improving Population Health and the John M. Eisenberg Award Committee for The Joint Commission. He also is a founding member of the AAMC-IQ Steering Committee, the group charged with infusing the tenets of quality and safety into medical education. Dr. Nash has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed articles and edited 23 books, including Connecting with the New Healthcare Consumer, The Quality Solution, Demand Better, and most recently Population Health: Creating a culture of Wellness (2nd edition).