Professor Paddy Phillips

Academic Status

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Professor Paddy Phillips is Chief Medical Officer for South Australia. He was previously Professor and Head of Medicine, Flinders University, Flinders Medical Centre and Repatriation General Hospital in Adelaide, Chair of the South Australian Clinical Senate and inaugural Chair of the South Australian Statewide Clinical Network in Cardiology and has been a member or chair of a number of national committees including for the NHMRC, Australian Government, RACP and Heart Foundation and is the overall clinical lead for the implementation for the South Australian electronic health record (EPAS). He has also held senior clinical academic posts at the University of Melbourne followed by Oxford University and is Adjunct Professor of Medicine at Duke University, USA. His interests are in building a better health system through innovation, collaboration and leadership. He remains clinically active in Acute General Medicine.

Qualifications
MB, BS, DPhil, FRACP, MA, FACP, FAHA, FCSANZ
Honours, awards and grants
Public Service medal inĀ 2011
Research expertise
Clinical sciences
Public health and health services
Supervisory interests
Clinical care
Evidence based medicine
Health service delivery, institutional capacity
Health service strategic planning
Health services
Higher degree by research supervision
Current
Associate supervisor: Medicine (Adelaide Univ) (1), Medicine (UniSA) (1)
Completion
Principal supervisor: Medicine (7)
Associate supervisor: Medicine (3)
Publications
Expert for media contact
Cardiovascular System
Health Management, Policy and Ethics
Cardiovascular and Internal Medicine
Evidence Based Medicine
Health Service Strategic Planning
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Media expertise
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Health Management, Policy and Ethics
Interests
  • Cardiovascular and Internal Medicine
  • Evidence Based Medicine
  • Health Service Strategic Planning