Francine Kaufman, MD
Senseonics, Germantown, Maryland
Francine R. Kaufman, M.D. is the Chief Medical Officer of Senseonics, Inc. (2019-present). Previously, she was the CMO and VP of Global Medical Affairs at Medtronic Diabetes (2009-2019). She is a Distinguished Professor Emerita of Pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. She served as Head of the Center for Endocrinology at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (2001-2009). She has authored over 290 peer-reviewed and invited articles, and numerous books including Diabesity (Bantam, 2005), The Medical Management of Type 1 Diabetes (ADA, 2008), The Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring Book: For Patients, Parents and Caregivers (ADA, 2012, 2017) and Rhythms (a novel) (CKI Publisher, 2015). She received numerous grants, including from the NIH for 3 decades and is a member of the National Association of Medicine. Dr. Kaufman was national president of the ADA (2002-2003). She attended diabetes camps in Southern California, Ecuador, and Haiti for over 30 years.