Neal Kaufman, MD, MPH is CEO of DPS Health, a communications technology company that is a leader in the development of technology enabled and clinically linked self-management support interventions. In addition, he is professor of pediatrics and public health at the UCLA School of Medicine and co-director of the UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities. Dr. Kaufman is also a commissioner on the First 5 LA Board of Commissioners, a government-based, grant-making foundation with the goal of improving the well-being of children by their fifth birthday. Dr. Kaufman has been a leader in local, state and national efforts to improve the health of children, particularly those who are low income and at high risk. He is an expert in a wide range of areas, including delivery of healthcare to high risk and vulnerable women and children; health advocacy for women, children and families; healthcare for abused and neglected children and adolescents; and house staff education. He advises a number of local, state and national legislators on methods to improve the health of children, families and communities. Dr. Kaufman has served on the American Academy of Pediatrics' National Committee on Early Childhood, Adoption and Dependent Care, as well as the American Public Health Association's Task Force on Child Health and the March of DimesBirth Defects Foundation'sNational Office of Volunteers.
"DPS Health is proud to be the pioneer of self-management support technology for the healthcare industry."