Dr.Thushara Kudagammana
Senior Lecturer / Head of the Department
Office Address

Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya

Email: sanathusara@gmail.com, sanathusara@yahoo.com
Telephone: 0094-81-2396410

Educational/professional  Qualifications:

MBBS(SL.), MD(Col), DCH(Col)


Workshops/ Seminars undergraduate or postgraduate, conducted on a regular basis

Advanced paediatric life support provider course 2010
Advanced Paediatric life support May 2006, 2010
Neonatal life support Dec 2005
Leadership and management for doctors June 2007, in Manchester UK
Workshop on neonatal ventilation 7-10th April 2008 Colombo

MPhil, PhD thesis’s, by staff or supervised by staff

Supervisor –MPhil on Assessment of Functional Motor Disability in Children with Cerebral     Palsy Lecturer – Allied health Sciences

Research Interests

  • Childhood nutrition
    Paediatric Respiratorology and allergies

Post graduate training programmes

  • Coordinator of paediatric grand ward round for post graduate trainees in Pediatrics,  Radiology meeting and journal club for medical officers at Teaching hospital Peradeniya

National and international contributions

Special Achievements / Involvements

  • Regular resource person at Advanced pediatric life support courses conducted by The college of Paediatrician
  • Certified APLS instructor
  • Instructor in Neonatal life support
  • Instructor in Central province pediatric life support
  • certified instructor and cordiator of the 5 day course on Essential Newborn Care for health workers
  • Regular resource person in CME programmes for the health care staff
  • Council member and social secretary of Kandy society of medicine
  • Development of the PBU General Hospital Hambantota to a functioning neonatal ICU
  • Active participation in the establishment of the Paediatric Renal   Transplantation Programme at Teaching Hospital Peradeniya

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