Prof. Roshitha Waduge
Professor in Pathology
[Specialty: Histopathology]
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya.
+94 81 239 6361
Educational / Professional Qualifications
  • MBBS
  • MD- Pathology (Histopathology)- University of Colombo
  • D. Path
Research Interests
  • Neuromuscular disease / Muscle biopsies
Academic field
  • Pathology/Histopathology
  • Medical laboratory science
Clinical interest
  • Muscle disorders
  • Gynae Pathology
Educational interest
  • Curriculum development.
  • Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching.
Research Interest with a short description of the on-going work in each area
  • Development of a low cost freezing technique.
  • Development of a reference center for muscle immunohistochemistry.
Clinical interest with a short description of the on-going work in each area
  • Provide laboratory and expert service in diagnosing muscle diseases.
  • Routine biopsy reporting for the provincial hospitals.
Educational interests and programs- undergraduate
  • Medical (Pathology and Clinical Chemistry)
  • Dental (Histopathology)
  • Allied health science (Histopathology)
Postgraduate training
  • One to one teaching for postgraduate trainees in Pathology for Diploma and MD in pathology.
  • Conduct General pathology lectures for MS Part 1.
Invited Guest Lecture
  • Diffuse and nodular thyroid diseases 2009 Conference of radiological society of SAARC countries
  • Symposium on Thyroid diseases KSM 2008
  • Multidisciplinary symposium on management of thyroid nodules Anuradhapura clinical society, 2012
Membership of Academic committees
  • Sri Lanka Medical Association since 2001
  • Kandy Society of Medicine since 1997
  • Board of Study in Pathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medicine, since 2012
  • Board of Management, Postgraduate School of Medical Sciences
  • College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka
  • Curriculum coordinating committee since 2006
  • Monitoring and evaluation committee since 2008
  • Ethical Review committee since 2012
  • Peer review committee since 2013
  • Steering committee of Post Graduate School of medical sciences 2013 to date
  • Hospital Management committee Dec 2013 to date
  • PERSE organizing committee 2012
  • Module coordinator Systematic Pathology 2011-2013
  • Academic counselor 2013 to date.
  • Student Affairs committee 2012 todate
  • Centre for research in Tropical Medicine
Workshops conducted
  • Post Congress work shop on Cervical Cytopathology, Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya 2005
  • Study Day, Bone and Neuropathology , Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya 2010
  • “Special stains” Department of Pathology and oral Pathology, Peradeniya 2008
  • Doctor patient communication, Postgraduate School of Medical Sciences 2014.
  • Muscle biopsy work shop at post graduate institute of Medicine, Colombo 2017, 2018
  • Basic Surgical Skills for trainees in MD Surgery
Health camps conducted
  • At Kandy Society of Medicine,2013
  • At Mahamaya Girls College Kandy 2006
Workshops and seminars attended
  • Muscle biopsy workshop in Neuromuscular centre, Singapore 2017
  • Specialist short course Post graduate surgical pathology Monash Medical school, Melbourne, Australia 2004
  • Pre exam workshop Australian society of cytology New South Wales, Sydney, Australia 4
  • Potential uses of Confocal Microscopy 2006
  • Training of Laboratory personnel in the communicable diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya 2005
  • International conference of gastrointestinal pathology 2007
  • Staff development centre on administrative procedures 2013
  • Human Entrepreneur and leadership training, Faculty of Medicine, 2014
  • Train the trainer- University of Calfornia Davis –One health training scholar 2014-2015
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