Workforce & Professional Development

The Jefferson College of Population Health (JCPH) provides opportunities for professionals to develop the skills necessary to rethink and resolve many of the current issues in health care today.

Access recordings for JCPH webinars, workshops, conferences, and capstones on Jefferson Digital Commons (JDC).    

Specialized Training Programs

Population Health Academy Workforce Development Programs

The Population Health Academy Workforce Development Programs offer ​practical training for health professionals working to address today's most pressing health care ​challenges. Designed to enhance your career, these diverse and innovative programs, provide college-level learning solutions, led by JCPH faculty and community experts. 

Attend one of our upcoming sessions ​and gain skills that will help you to succeed in population health, quality and safety, and value-based care.  

Population Health Essentials offers a 3-day comprehensive overview of population health and outlines the fundamentals necessary to improve outcomes and reduce costs.

Through case studies and real-life workforce applications, participants will review and analyze key areas of population health.

This 2-day workshop session builds upon concepts learned Population Health Essentials and provides the opportunity for participants to focus on developing actionable strategies and practical solutions specific to their organization’s needs.

Session requirement: successful completion of Population Health Essentials or previous Population Health Academy graduate

The Operational Excellence Boot Camp is an intensive and interactive 2-day program. Participants will apply lean thinking, process improvement, and change management strategies to increase operational efficiency within their organization. 

High Reliability Health Care Academy: Creating Chief Reliability Officers of the Future

In partnership with Safe and Reliable Healthcare, this 13 week live and interactive virtual training program is designed to guide participants through an in depth examination of the Framework for High Reliability Healthcare including strategies and tactics to achieve High Reliability. 

Accelerating Performance Excellence (APEX)

The Jefferson Accelerating Performance Excellence (APEX) Program is designed as a modular, flexible learning system with direct and immediate application to your program or organizational improvement needs and goals. We work with organizations to develop customizable programs to build interprofessional knowledge and team work for their leaders

Webinars & Lectures

PopTalks is a series of webinars on topics of interest in population health, featuring JCPH faculty.

The Spread the Science, NOT the Virus series provides an opportunity for healthcare professionals to share their learnings and best practices developed during the pandemic.

The College of Population Health hosts educational lectures throughout the year, focused on a variety of population health topics presented by expert thought leaders.

Conferences & Special Events

Population Health Colloquium

October 12-14, 2021

The Population Health Colloquium will bring together diverse stakeholders including healthcare providers, payers, the pharmaceutical industry, leading technology and solutions companies, academia and government.

Annual Dr. Raymond C. Grandon Lecture

The Jefferson College of Population Health is honored to host the annual Raymond C. Grandon Lecture for over 27 years.