Madhu Reddy

Madhu Reddy is the Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, a professor in the Department of Communication Studies, and a faculty member in the Center for Communication and Health. His primary interests are in understanding how we can better design and implement health information technologies to improve communication and collaboration in clinical settings. His interdisciplinary research connects medical informatics, computer-supported cooperative work, and information sciences. Reddy’s research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, Lockheed Martin, and the Commonwealth Fund. He was awarded the American Medical Informatics Association’s Diana Forsythe Award in 2002 and 2010. Reddy was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics in 2015 for his contributions to the field of informatics.

PhD Information and Computer Science, UC Irvine
MS Information and Computer Science, UC Irvine
MS Health Care Administration, Cal State, Long Beach
BS Biological Science, UC Irvine
BA Political Science, UC Irvine


Madhu Reddy

Associate Dean for Graduate Programs; Professor


Communication Studies


Francis Searle Building
2240 Campus Drive
Room 1-127
Evanston, IL 60208

Graduate Programs:

Health Communication; Media, Technology, and Society; Technology and Social Behavior