Professor Anand Deva is the Program head in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and serves on the Clinical Executive at the Faculty of Health and Medical Science at Macquarie University. Additionally, he is a senior staff specialist and Conjoint Professor at Sydney hospital in the Department of Hand and upper limb surgery. His practice covers the entire range of cosmetic, reconstructive, hand and microsurgery.
Professor Deva is considered a leading academic and has published widely on issues related to wound healing and surgical infection, especially in relation to implantable medical devices. He is a consultant to both government and biomedical companies and is a frequent invited speaker at both local and international meetings. More recent research and innovation has focused on improving delivery of health care services in partnership with NSWHealth, SESLHD and ISLHD through integrated care programs targeting cancer and chronic disease. These models have now scaled to a number of locations in NSW and are delivering affordable, efficient and timely care.
Professor Anand Deva graduated from the University of Sydney in 1991 and was awarded first class honours and the University Medal in Medicine. He has received numerous awards and prizes that recognise his contribution to research, teaching and healthcare innovation.