Population Health Essentials

Population Health Essentials

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.

July 18-20, 2022

Please note: If you plan to attend the Population Health Management & Strategy Boot Camp (August 1-2) you must register for that program separately. 

Who Should Attend:

Clinicians, practitioners, administrators and executives from healthcare related industries, hospital systems, pharmaceutical and medical device companies, employers, insurers and consultants.

What to Expect: The Jefferson Difference

  • Speakers include expert JCPH faculty, lecturers, industry leaders and guest speakers.
  • Sessions will include case studies and real-world workplace examples.
  • Network with and learn from other participants facing similar challenges, share challenges and successes.
  • Come away with the skills and knowledge to help focus your organization’s population health management efforts.
  • Multimodal education program featuring live didactic sessions, working groups and discussion boards. 


Day 1 10:00  am - 6:00 pm  Open Plenary Session
Population Health &
Value-Based Care
Quality & Safety 
Day 2  10:00 am - 6:00 pm  Data & Analytics 
Social Determinants of Health 
Day 3  10:00 am - 5:30 pm  Health Economics
Population Health Management 

All times Eastern. 

Topic Areas & Faculty


Population Health & Value Based Care

Mitchell A. Kaminski, MD, MBA (Course Director)
Associate Professor and Program Director, Population Health
Jefferson College of Population Health 

Health Care Quality & Safety

Mary Reich Cooper, MD, JD
Program Director
Healthcare Quality and Safety & Operational Excellence
Jefferson College of Population Health 

Data and Analytics 

Harm Scherpbier, MD
Lecturer,  Jefferson College of Population Health
Independent Health Consultant

Social Determinants of Health

Mary Jane Osmick, MD
Physician Consultant
Mary Jane Osmick MD Consulting LLC

Health Economics

David Sarcone, PhD
Associate Professor of International Business and Management
Dickinson College

Management & Strategy

Shiva Chandrasekaran, MD, FACP  
Executive Director 
Einstein Care Partners ACO
Instructor, Jefferson College of Population Health 

Pricing Information

$2,500 individual
$2,250 individual group rate 
(3 or more from same organization) 
Pricing includes all course material and a copy of our Population Health text book. 

Jefferson employees receive a discount to attend. Contact Melissa Horowitz for information. 

In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Next Session: October 10-12, 2022

Can't join us in July? Population Health Essentials will be offered again October 10-12, 2022. Population Health Management & Strategy Boot Camp will not be offered in the Fall.