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Sophie is an experienced advisor on health strategy and policy development, financial modelling and operational performance improvement. Her focus is on using data to support evidence-based decision making and improve service delivery.

She has worked with a range of public and private stakeholders in Australia and overseas, from frontline clinicians to data scientists and senior executives, across strategic research and funding projects.

Sophie’s strong understanding of public sector health includes her ongoing clinical experience as a paramedic. This hands-on involvement complements her actuarial work and provides valuable insight into the health system. Sophie’s publications cover health service delivery, patient outcomes and health funding.

Sophie’s Qualifications
  • Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia
  • Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (UK)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics), University of Oxford
  • Master of Health Administration, University of NSW
  • Bachelor of Paramedic Practice, University of Tasmania
  • Registered Paramedic, AHPRA

Sophie Dyson’s
Areas of Expertise

Sophie Dyson’s Areas of Expertise


Measure, model and identify opportunities for better policy and programs

Health and Disability

Make data-driven decisions to improve systems and services

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Ambulance delays – why ‘more paramedics’ is only a short-term fix

Director Sophie Dyson explains why ambulance delays need a whole-of-system approach, from her unique perspective as an actuary and paramedic

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