David Nash from Thomas Jefferson University: An Introduction to Population Health at the ACC

At the American College of Cardiology's annual meeting in Chicago the opening discussion in front of thousands of the top doctors across the country focused on a developing specialty aimed at improving patient health in non-traditional ways.

At the American College of Cardiology's annual meeting in Chicago the opening discussion in front of thousands of the top doctors across the country focused on a developing specialty aimed at improving patient health in non-traditional ways.

Giving the Simon Dack Lecture at the conference was David B. Nash, MD, MBA from Thomas Jefferson University. Nash serves as the Dean of the Jefferson College of Population Health, a role he has held since 2008. In that time and even before then Nash said he has seen a considerable amount of growth in the field with much more to come in the future.