Leonard Kish, Co-founder & COO, YouBase.io

Leonard Kish, MBA, MSIS, is the Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of YouBase.io.  YouBase offers a private, personal wallet for structured healthcare data via blockchain technologies.

He is a long-time and consistent voice on the need for better patient engagement to drive better care, including control of personal health data. He is a co-author with Dr. Eric Topol on the need for patient ownership of medical data enabled by blockchain technologies. Mr. Kish is a writer, blogger, and regular contributor to HealthStandards.com and The HealthCare Blog.

Mr. Kish received his undergraduate degree in Zoology from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and then continued on to receive a Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Information Systems, and a Master in Biomedical Sciences degree from the University of Colorado Denver.