Leonard D'Avolio, PhD
Leonard D'Avolio, PhD
Co-Founder, Cyft
Assistant Professor, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Leonard D’Avolio has spent the last 15 years in government, academia, philanthropy and industry working to make the learning healthcare system a reality. He is the co-founder of Cyft, an advanced analytics company dedicated to making value-based care wildly successful. He is also an assistant professor at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, an advisor to the Helmsley Charitable Trust Foundation and several healthcare startups, and is on the Boards of Youth Development Organization and Intermountain Home Health and Hospice. 

Prior to founding Cyft, he led informatics at Ariadne Labs where he helped improve childbirth across 70 clinics in India. Prior to that he created the infrastructure for the world’s largest genomic medicine cohort and embedded the first clinical trial within an electronic medical record system for the Dept. of Veterans Affairs. His work has been funded by the National Cancer Institute, Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, National Library of Medicine and the Helmsley Charitable Trust Foundation.