Nash legacy honored — A family of doctors defines pediatric care in St. Louis

Alison Nash, MD, celebrates the unveiling of a planned plaque that will honor her father and her aunt, the late pediatricians Homer E. Nash Jr., MD, and Helen E. Nash, MD.
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Alison C. Nash, MD, a third-generation pediatrician, understood the importance of health equity in medicine decades before it became a priority in most medical schools and hospitals. She recognized that achieving health equity requires physicians to identify people in need of care, particularly those from disadvantaged communities.