John A. Kaufman, MD, MS, FSIR

John A. Kaufman, MD, MS, FSIR is the inaugural chair of the Department of Interventional Radiology, director of the Dotter Interventional Institute and the Frederick S. Keller Professor of Interventional Radiology at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland. He also has appointments as professor of diagnostic radiology, surgery and medicine at OHSU.

His research focus has been on vena cava filters and aortic stentgrafts. Dr. Kaufman has authored or co-authored more than 200 publications, including five textbooks. A past-president of SIR and former chair of the SIR Foundation, he currently serves as president of VIVA (Vascular and Interventional Advances), and is a trustee of the American Board of Radiology.