Academic Staff of Pre Sciences

Snr. Prof. Susirith Mendis – Subject Head, Physiology
MBBS (Sri Lanka), PhD (Ruhuna)
Senior Professor of Physiology

Snr. Prof. TR Weerasooriya
MBBS(Cey), DMSc(Kyushu)
Senior Professor in Anatomy

Prof. Charitha L. Goonasekara
BSc(Colombo), PhD(Canada), Postdoctoral fellow (Canada)
Professor in Biochemistry

Lt Col. (Dr.) WMMS Bandara – Head of the Department – Preclinical sciences
Bsc(Pera), Msc(Pera), MS(USA), PhD (Colombo)
Snr. Lecturer in Biochemistry

Dr. AJIS Rathnayake – Subject Head, Biochemistry
BSc (Colombo), MS (USA), PhD (Colombo)
Snr. Lecturer in Biochemistry

Dr. KMN Kumarasinghe – Subject Head, Anatomy
MBBS (SJU), PhD in Behavioural Sciences in Relation to Medicine (Newcastle) Australia
Snr. Lecturer in Anatomy
Coordinator-Centre for Behavioural Neurosciences
Coordinator-Personal and Professional Development

Col (Dr) HHLK Fernando
MBBS (Ruhuna), PGDip in Hospital Design and Hospital Administration (IIHS, Sri Lanka), MSc in Health Management and aged care (Asia e-university, Malaysia), M Phil (Ruhuna), Reading for PhD in Health Information Management and Security (Asia e-university, Malaysia)
Snr. Lecturer in Anatomy
Head – Department of Medical Information & Digital Health (UHKDU)


Dr. GRNN Waidyarathna
BSc in Food Science and Nutrition (Wayamba), PhD (USJP), RD, RNutr
Lecturer in Biochemistry

Dr. LS Kaththiriarachchi
MD (Russia), Reading for PhD (USJP)
Lecturer (Probationary) in Physiology

Dr. YSHTD Silva
Reading for PhD (USJP), MBBS (Dundee, UK), MSc (Lond), BSc(Lond)
Lecturer (Probationary) in Biochemistry

Mr. Isuru Abeykoon
BSc (Human Biology) – University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Lecturer (Probationary) in Anatomy

Dr. IU Wimalasiri
Lecturer (Probationary) in Physiology

Ms. DN Dahanayake
B.Sc. Special Human Biology (USJP), M.Sc. Medical Physics(Colombo)
Lecturer (Probationary) in Physiology (Contract)