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A/Prof. Sandeep Reddy



Director, MBA (Healthcare Management)


Faculty of Health


School of Medicine


Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus


Doctor of Philosophy, Flinders University, 2016


Sandeep has a background in Health Service Management, Medical Informatics, Public Health and Medicine. In addition to a medical degree, he has qualifications in medical informatics, management and public health. Following some years in clinical practice and medical education, Sandeep attained extensive experience managing various health service projects and formulating high-level policy in Australia, New Zealand and Europe. Sandeep has in the past focused on teaching and research in healthcare management and public health. He is now researching and teaching the application of artificial intelligence in healthcare, evaluation of health technology and hospital management.

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Research interests

  • Medical Informatics (Application of AI in Healthcare)
  • Evaluation of Health Services and Health Technology
  • Hospital Reform

Teaching interests

  • Medical Informatics (Application of AI in Healthcare)
  •  Evaluation of Health Services and Health Technology
  •  Hospital Reform

Units taught

  • HME712 Healthcare Operations
  • HME713 Clinical Governance
  • HME704 Introduction to Health Informatics

Knowledge areas

  • Medical Informatics (Application of Artificial Intelligence techniques in Healthcare)
  • Health Technology Evaluation (Traditional and Theory-Driven approaches)
  • Hospital Management


Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare, Evaluation of Health Services and Health Technology, Hospital Reform
  • Health and wellbeing


Reddy,S. (2019). Democratising evaluation through innovative approaches . Hawaii Pacific Evaluation Association Conference, Honolulu, September 2019.

Reddy,S. (2019). How to mitigate risk in the application of AI in Healthcare: The critical importance of Governance Frameworks. AMSAH Conference, Sydney, March 2019.

Reddy, S. (2018). Role of human clinicians in an intelligent health system First Annual Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare, Dubai, UAE, April 2018.

Reddy, S. (2017). How should healthcare be delivered into the future? Third Digital Hospital and Healthcare Innovations Summit, Melbourne, October 2017.

Reddy, S. (2017). Healthcare Management Education and Training. Community Doctors Annual Academic Conference, Hangzhou, China, September 2017.

Reddy, S. (2015). Evaluating complex phenomenon-do regular evaluation methodologies suffice? SHAPE Symposium 2015, Sydney, Jul 2015. 

Reddy, S. (2014). Employing Content Management System to publish Clinical Guidelines-what do we need to know? 2014 Australasian Health Care Management Conference, Adelaide, Australia

Reddy, S. (2014). How has hospital occupancy and patient demand influenced emergency department performance? 2014 Health Management Research Alliance Conference, Gold Coast, Australia

Reddy, S. (2013). How has public hospital performance fared in the context of national health reforms? 2013 Royal Australasian College of Physicians – CARPA Conference, Alice Springs, Australia.

Reddy, S. (2008). Delivering against odds-The West Coast Story: A population health approach to address health challenges. 2008 Public Health Association National Conference, Waitangi, New Zealand.

Professional activities

Certified Health Informatician, Health Informatics Society of Australasia
Fellow, Australasian Institute of Digital Health
Fellow, European Academy of Translation Medicine
Practitioner Member, Faculty of Public Health, Royal College of Physicians, UK
Fellow, Australasian College of Health Service Management
Certified Health Executive, Australasian College of Health Service Management
Senior Fellow, Higher Education Academy, UK
Member, International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Media appearances


Public Health Leadership Program Scholarship, Ministry of Health New Zealand 2010

Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, European Commission 2005-2006


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Survey and Evaluation of Hypertension Machine Learning Research

Clea du Toit, Tran Tran, Neha Deo, Sachin Aryal, Stefanie Lip, Robert Sykes, Ishan Manandhar, Aristeidis Sionakidis, Leah Stevenson, Harsha Pattnaik, Safaa Alsanosi, Maria Kassi, Ngoc Le, Maggie Rostron, Sarah Nichol, Alisha Aman, Faisal Nawaz, Dhruven Mehta, Ramakumar Tummala, Linsay McCallum, Sandeep Reddy, Shyam Visweswaran, Rahul Kashyap, Bina Joe, Sandosh Padmanabhan

(2023), Vol. 12, pp. 1-21, Journal of the American Heart Association, Dallas, Tex., C1

journal article

Application of a Comprehensive Evaluation Framework to COVID-19 Studies: Systematic Review of Translational Aspects of Artificial Intelligence in Health Care

Aaron Casey, Saba Ansari, Bahareh Nakisa, Blair Kelly, Pieta Brown, Paul Cooper, Imran Muhammad, Steven Livingstone, Sandeep Reddy, Ville-Petteri Makinen

(2023), Vol. 2, pp. 1-13, JMIR AI, Toronto, Ont., C1

journal article

Evaluating large language models for use in healthcare: A framework for translational value assessment

Sandeep Reddy

(2023), Vol. 41, pp. 1-5, Informatics in Medicine Unlocked, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Embryo selection through artificial intelligence versus embryologists: a systematic review

M Salih, C Austin, R Warty, C Tiktin, D Rolnik, M Momeni, H Rezatofighi, S Reddy, V Smith, B Vollenhoven, F Horta

(2023), Vol. 2023, pp. 1-13, Human Reproduction Open, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal article

Navigating the AI Revolution: The Case for Precise Regulation in Health Care

S Reddy

(2023), Vol. 25, pp. 1-6, Journal of medical Internet research, Toronto, Ont., C1

journal article

Leprosy Skin Lesion Detection: An AI Approach Using Few Shot Learning in a Small Clinical Dataset

R Beesetty, S Reddy, S Modali, G Sunkara, J Dalal, J Damagathla, D Banerjee, M Venkatachalapathy

(2023), Vol. 95, pp. 89-102, Indian journal of leprosy, New Delhi, India, C1-1

journal article

Digital maturity models for primary health care

Sandeep Reddy, Lemai Nguyen, Kate Huggins, Paul Cooper, Anna Ugalde, Anna Peeters, Sarah Crowe, Rahul Bhoyroo, Rebecca Haddock

(2023), Vol. 26, pp. 1-16, Digital maturity models for primary health care, Canberra, A.C.T., A6

research report/technical paper

Quality use of artificial intelligence in medical imaging: What do radiologists need to know?

S Goergen, H Frazer, S Reddy

(2022), Vol. 66, pp. 225-232, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Origin of novel coronavirus causing COVID-19: A computational biology study using artificial intelligence

Thanh Nguyen, Mohamed Abdelrazek, Dung Nguyen, Sunil Aryal, Duc Nguyen, Sandeep Reddy, Quoc Nguyen, Amin Khatami, Thanh Nguyen, Edbert Hsu, Samuel Yang

(2022), Vol. 8, pp. 1-12, Machine Learning with Applications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Use and validation of text mining and cluster algorithms to derive insights from Corona Virus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) medical literature

Sandeep Reddy, Ravi Bhaskar, Sandosh Padmanabhan, Karin Verspoor, Chaitanya Mamillapalli, Rani Lahoti, Ville-Petteri Makinen, Smitan Pradhan, Puru Kushwah, Saumya Sinha

(2021), Vol. 1, pp. 1-6, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine Update, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Enabling change in public health services: Insights from the implementation of nurse mentoring interventions to improve quality of obstetric and newborn care in two North Indian states

S Kane, P Dayal, T Mahapatra, S Kumar, S Bhasin, A Gore, A Das, S Reddy, A Mahal, S Krishnan, M Kermode

(2021), Vol. 4, pp. 1-35, Gates open research, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Evaluation framework to guide implementation of AI systems into healthcare settings

S Reddy, W Rogers, V Makinen, E Coiera, P Brown, M Wenzel, E Weicken, S Ansari, P Mathur, A Casey, B Kelly

(2021), Vol. 28, BMJ Health and Care Informatics, England, C1

journal article

A qualitative evaluation of a clinical faculty mentorship program using a realist evaluation approach

Corrie McDaniel, Sahar Rooholamini, Arti Desai, Sandeep Reddy, Susan Marshall

(2020), Vol. 20, pp. 104-112, Academic pediatrics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

A governance model for the application of AI in health care

S Reddy, S Allan, S Coghlan, P Cooper

(2020), Vol. 27, pp. 491-497, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, England, C1

journal article

Evaluation of health services

Sandeep Reddy, Aida Tavares

(2020), London, Eng., A7

edited book

Artificial intelligence-enabled healthcare delivery

S Reddy, J Fox, M Purohit

(2019), Vol. 112, pp. 22-28, Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, England, C1

journal article

Evaluation of clinical quality improvement interventions: feasibility of an integrated approach

S Reddy, Kevin Mc Namara, Mary Malakellis, Tim Denton, Cathy McDonald, Jane Opie, Andrew Sanigorski, Vincent Versace

(2019), Vol. 5, pp. 1-9, Pilot and feasibility studies, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Use of artificial intelligence in healthcare delivery

S Reddy

(2018), pp. 81-98, eHealth -making health care smarter, London, Eng., B1

book chapter

Use of clinical guidelines in remote Australia: a realist evaluation

S Reddy, V Orpin, S Herring, S Mackie-Schneider, J Struber

(2018), Vol. 24, pp. 152-158, Journal of evaluation in clinical practice, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

A Systematic Review of the Impact of Healthcare Reforms on Access to Emergency Department and Elective Surgery Services: 1994-2014

S Reddy, P Jones, H Shanthanna, R Damarell, J Wakerman

(2018), Vol. 48, pp. 81-105, International Journal of Health Services, United States, C1

journal article

Identifying an appropriate Content Management System to develop Clinical Practice Guidelines: A perspective

S Reddy, S Herring, A Gray

(2017), Vol. 23, pp. 14-34, Health Informatics Journal, England, C1-1

journal article

A Realist Case Study of a Regional Hospital's Response to Improve Emergency Department Access in the Context of Australian Health Care Reforms

S Reddy, T Carey, J Wakerman

(2016), Vol. 3, Health Services Research and Managerial Epidemiology, United States, C1-1

journal article

Realist Evaluation of a remote hospital programme in the context of Australian health care reforms

S Reddy

(2016), Vol. 9, pp. 40-46, International Journal of Healthcare Management, C1-1

journal article

Evaluating impact of clinical guidelines using a realist evaluation framework

S Reddy, J Wakerman, G Westhorp, S Herring

(2015), Vol. 21, pp. 1114-1120, Journal of evaluation in clinical practice, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Victorian Digital Health Maturity Model evaluation and Assessment.

A/Prof Sandeep Reddy, A/Prof Lemai Nguyen, Mr Imran Muhammad

Western Health

  • 2019: $132,088

A feasibility study into Data Linkage to Examine Youth Mental Heath Trends in the Barwon Region.

Dr Dominique de Andrade, Prof Peter Miller, A/Prof Sandeep Reddy, Prof Anna Peeters

Barwon Health

  • 2020: $41,818

An evaluation of the first two years of implementation of the Australian Mental Health Leaders Fellowship (AMHLF).

A/Prof Sandeep Reddy, A/Prof Grant Phelps, Mr John Rasa, Mr Imran Muhammad, A/Prof Martin Hensher, A/Prof Melissa O'Shea, Prof Michael Berk

National Mental Health Commission

  • 2021: $25,652
  • 2020: $51,305

Industry and Other Funding

Computer Vision technology within pharmacy settings.

A/Prof Sandeep Reddy

Strong Room Technology Pty Ltd

  • 2020: $4,500
  • 2019: $4,500

Investigation youth suicidal behaviour in Victoria: A data linkage study.

Dr Dominique de Andrade, Prof Peter Miller, Dr Ashlee Curtis, A/Prof Sandeep Reddy

Western Victoria Primary Health Network Limited

  • 2023: $42,843
  • 2022: $52,365

Western Victoria PHN Digital Health Strategy Community Consultation and Digital Health Literacy Support.

A/Prof Anna Ugalde, Dr Eva Yuen, Dr Paul Cooper, A/Prof Lemai Nguyen, A/Prof Sandeep Reddy, Prof Anna Peeters, Dr Kate Huggins, Dr Kate Anderson, Dr Feby Savira, Mr Imran Muhammad, Prof Bodil Rasmussen, Dr Natalie Winter

Western Victoria Primary Health Network Limited

  • 2022: $75,000


Dr Margaret Way, A/Prof Sandeep Reddy

McLean Care

  • 2024: $16,950
  • 2023: $31,350


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