Paul J. Chung, MD, MS, is Professor and Chair of Health Systems Science at the Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine (KPSOM). He is also Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics and Health Policy & Management at UCLA and President of the Academic Pediatric Association. Prior to his appointment at KPSOM, he was Chief of General Pediatrics and Director of Health Services Research at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital, Associate Director of the UCLA National Clinician Scholars Program, and Chair of the Pediatric Policy Council, a federal child health policy consortium in Washington, DC. His personal research interests include (1) primary care redesign for medically and socially complex children, and (2) childhood determinants of adult health including early childhood development, educational environments, child and adolescent health behaviors, juvenile justice, and child poverty and adversity. His research has been funded by NIH, CDC, HRSA, RWJF, and other public and private agencies.