Institutional Development

  • Establishment of special clinics at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital, Colombo• Endocrine Clinic – October 2001•, Obesity and Diabetic Clinic – January 2004
  • Trainer in Endocrinology Training Programme (Adult) of the Post Graduate Institute of Medicine – June 2007 to November 2016
  • Trainer in Paediatric Endocrinology- March 2009 to September 2018


  • Travel grant from NSF- Principal Investigator; Poster presentation de Silva Shamya, Wickramasinghe Pujitha, Goonaratne Nimala.
  • Metabolic syndrome and its anthropometric indicators in a group of Sri Lankan children. Proceedings of the 25th International Congress of Pediatrics, August 2007, Athens, Greece

Competitive Fellowships

  • Recipient of the Novo Nordisk Asian Paediatric Endocrinology Fellowship for 1999/2000

Membership in Professional Colleges/Associations

Life member –

  • Sri Lanka Medical Association (Membership number: L/0942/2 from 15th March 1985)
  • Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians
  • Ceylon College of Physicians
  • Sri Lanka College of Endocrinologists
  • Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (Membership number: 8914/A)