Director

Adam Kaufman, PhD

President and CEO

Canary Health

Adam Kaufman is President and CEO of DPS Health. Adam is a pioneer of self-management support technology and solutions that drive patient behavior change and promote improved outcomes and reduced healthcare utilization. He combines a unique expertise in program design and deployment with health economics and a keen insight into what drives value-based healthcare. He has led the development, rollout and evaluation of solutions currently used by dozens of healthcare organizations that touch tens of thousands of patients daily.

Prior to joining DPS Health as President and CEO, Adam was the General Manager of dLife’s Healthcare Solutions division. From 2009 through 2011 he was Chief Operating Office of DPS Health and also an adjunct assistant professor in the Economics Department at the University of Southern California. Adam completed his Ph.D. in Applied Economics with a focus on micro-economic models of health behavior choice from the University of Southern California. He received a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and a B.A.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. Upon graduating, he received a Fulbright Scholarship for work and study in Mexico.