Conversations About Health Care Delivery in the United States

This podcast series features spirited conversations with prominent experts, innovators, and leaders in the health sector. In each episode, hosts Jim Knickman and Brian Elbel tap into their guests’ expertise to learn more about the key drivers that shape the health care system, challenges and complexities related to health inequities, and the exciting career opportunities available to future health care professionals and leaders. 

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 The Conditions That Lead to Poor Health and Why Concerted Investment in Population Health Is Needed Across Sectors 

with Sheri Johnson

Listen as our experts discuss population health’s intersections with other fields, its methods for measuring wellness and illness in defined groups, and its interventions for better health. Discover career paths and future prospects in this dynamic field.

Meet the Podcast Hosts

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Jim Knickman (Host)
Former Robert Derzon Chair
NYU Wagner School of Public Service


Brian Elbel 
Professor of Population Health and Health Policy 
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

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This comprehensive textbook contains information on a wide array of topics, including the organization of care, population health, the fundamental challenges of health disparities, health care financing and economics, and health information technology’s role in improving care and protecting privacy.