We cut health care costs and empower people


Medical Avatar LLC, founded in 2011, is a digital solutions company dedicated to corporate wellness and community health. Medical Avatar products include the Healthy Selfie 3-D Cube and 2-D Kiosk, as well as apps promoting self-care, advancing medical education, and increasing clinical trial patient retention.

Virgil Wong


Virgil Wong is an internationally recognized technologist, artist, and researcher at Columbia University. With expertise in visualization, cognition, and psychology, he creates medical time travel simulations to inspire behavior change and improve outcomes. He designed the Medical Avatar as a tool to empower patients and employ evidence-based practices for reducing the astronomical costs of healthcare.

Venkatesh Korla


Venkatesh Korla is an advisor to Medical Avatar and the founder/chief executive officer of Element Solutions. He has consulted with a variety of businesses regarding digital strategies and solutions including Global 1000 companies, universities, not-for-profit organizations, and over 50 healthcare institutions.

Brian Larry


Brian Larry has been in the fitness industry for over 15 years. He has spent the last 6 years building a delivery, installation, and sales business that has delivered equipment to 85% of the fitness locations in his region. Brian's expertise is in developing marketing strategies to help promote fitness products, generate higher retention rates for gym owners, and create better experiences for gym clients.

Kóan Jeff Baysa, M.D.
Kóan Jeff Baysa, M.D.


Kóan Jeff Baysa is a physician, writer, editor, WISP Curatorial Alumnus, and AICA member who networks the areas of medical science and contemporary culture. Dr. Baysa produces interactive exhibitions and forums that focus on health perception, acculturation, sustainability, access to creative experiences, and the sensate human being.

Jessica Lacson


Jessica Lacson is a software engineer and computer scientist with extensive application development experience at Weill Cornell Medical College, NewYork- Presbyterian Hospital, and the U.S. Department of Defense. She has expertise in Objective-C, Java, Flex, Actionscript, XML, XSL, Perl, Ruby, PHP, Javascript, HTML, and C++.

Mark Nelson


Mark Nelson is a marketing and business specialist who has partnered with major medical centers and insurance plans to develop innovative solutions for health care delivery and finance. His experience includes healthcare start-ups, provider reimbursement, healthcare IT, payer administration and corporate management.