Che L Reddy

Che L. Reddy, MBChB, MPH

Associate Director, Innovation and Translation
Health Systems Innovation Lab, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Dr Reddy is a physician, Associate Director at the Health Systems Innovation Lab, and Research Associate within the Global Health Systems Cluster at Harvard University. Previously, he was a Fellow at Boston Children’s Hospital Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery and a postdoctoral Paul Farmer researcher in the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change at Harvard Medical School.

Che leads and manages several research projects and collaborations in comparative health systems within the Lab that analyze health system performance, health system behavior, and the adoption and diffusion of healthcare innovations in global health systems. His research has been published in the Lancet, British Medical Journal, and Lancet Digital Health, among others.  He uses his research to inform strategy for healthcare value creation at the system level and the design, introduction, and scale-up of innovations and healthcare ventures into health systems — for large scale population level impact in relation to surgery, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer.

He has served as the Lead Teaching Fellow for Harvard Graduate and Executive Education level courses, including Innovation and Global Health Systems (2019-2022), Fundamentals of Global Health (2020-2022), Leadership Development in Global Health (2020-2021) for the Menschel Senior Leadership Fellows Program, Comparative Health Systems (2022), Harvard Global Nursing Leadership Program (2022), High-Value Surgical Systems (2022), and Transforming Diabetes Healthcare (2023).

Dr Reddy graduated with his MD at the University of Cape Town and received his MPH degree from Harvard University.