- CountrySri Lanka
Professor Srinath Chandrasekera MBBS MS FRCS FEBUProfessor in SurgeryConsultant Urological SurgeonFaculty of Medical Sciences,University of Sri Jayewardenepu
Professor Srinath Chandrasekera
MBBS MS FRCS FEBU
Professor in Surgery
Consultant Urological Surgeon
Faculty of Medical Sciences,University of Sri Jayewardenepura Sri Lanka
Professor Chandrasekera has been in the forefront of establishing Sri Lankan endo urological services in Sri Lanka and pioneered PCNL for children in the country.
He established a state of the art Endo-urological facility purely through donor funding atthe Colombo South Teaching Hospital, which is a state run hospital which offers surgery free of cost to patients.
In 2010, Srinath together with MediTech Trust UK, and Graham Watson of UK, initiated a fellowship-training program in PCNL for British surgeons and lately for urologists from Africa.
He is a faculty member for Asian Urological Surgery Training and Education Group (AUSTEG).
Prof.Chandrasekera is the honorary Secretary of the Board of Study in Surgery at the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine Sri Lanka, which is the governing body responsible for postgraduate surgical training and the honorary treasurer/council member of the College of Surgeons of Sri Lanka.
In the past he has been the secretary of the College of Surgeons (2007) and Sri Lanka Association of Urological Surgeons (2007-2009), and the honorary secretary of the Specialist Training Board of Urological Surgery.
Srinath was trained in Sri Lanka and at Kings College Hospital London.