Qualifications & Fellowships


  • MBBS 1996

    Bechlor of Medicine, Bachlor of Surgery

    University of Colombo, Sri lanka

  • PhD. 2004


    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom

  • Certificate 2000

    Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (CTHE)

    Staff Development Centre, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. This course is accredited by the Staff and Education Development Association (SEDA), U.K.

  • BSc. 1994

    B.Sc. (Honours) degree - Part II

    British Computer Society Examinations, UK


  • FNASSL 2013

    Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences of Sri Lanka

    National Academy of Sciences of Sri Lanka

  • July – December, 2007.

    UNESCO Fellowship in Bioethics

    Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

  • 28 January 2000 to 16 February 2000

    Asian Internal Travelling Fellowship: Asian Federation of Sports Medicine (AFSM)

    . I attended the 3rd Congress of the AFSM in Oman and visited Sports Medicine facilities in Oman, Thailand, Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore. In all these countries I made presentations on Genetics in Sports Medicine and Gender Verification in Sports at Sports Medicine Seminars.

  • 2019

    Vidya Jyothi,

    The National Honour of Vidya Jyothi, awarded to me for outstanding scientific and technological achievement, was conferred on me by His Excellency the President of Sri Lanka on 19 August 2019 at the National Honours Ceremony.

  • 2020


    Fellow of the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics. Elected to the class of 2020.