Dr. Fariha Sitheeque
Senior Lecturer & Consultant Radiologist
Dept. of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya
+94 81 239 6363, +94 81 313 0757
Educational /Professional Qualifications
  • MBBS, MD Radiology, FRANZCR(Australia)
  • Fellowship in Musculoskeletal imaging (February 2019- August 2019)
  • Fellowship in Abdominal imaging (August 2019- February 2020) - Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia
Special interests and Experience
  • Neuroradiology and emergency imaging
  • Musculoskeletal imaging and image guided interventions including facet joint and nerve root sleeve injections.
  • Honorary Radiology fellow- Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Queensland, Australia (2018/2019) with special experience in Neuroimaging, trauma and stroke imaging and MRI prostate.
  • Advanced Trainee fellow in Musculoskeletal diagnostic imaging and intervention, Abdominal imaging. Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia (2019/2020)
Professional Positions Held
  • Visiting Lecturer – B.Sc. Radiography Faculty of Allied Health Sciences University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Committee member, Ethics review committee, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya 2021-2023
  • Committee member, Students’ Affairs Committee, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya
  • Committee member, Research and Development Committee, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya
Memberships in Associations/Professional Bodies
  • Life member of Sri Lanka College of Radiologists
  • Member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
Special Academic Awards/ Distinctions
  • Awarded Research grant by the International Development Fund for research in developing countries by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists- 2021
  • Dr A W Atukorala Memorial Gold Medal for Academic Excellence in MD Radiology Part-I examination 2015, Awarded by the Sri Lanka College of Radiologists
  • Dr .Craib Prize for 3rd examination for Medical degrees(Part-I)- awarded by the University of Peradeniya- 2007
  • Professor Senake Bibile Commemoration Scholarship awarded by the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation (SPC) for the best performance in Pharmacology -2007
  • Third Prize for the Best Poster Presentation at the 15th Annual Academic Sessions of Sri Lanka College of Radiologists-September 2016
  • Undergraduate Examinations and results:
    1st class honours in 2nd MBBS, 3rd MBBS part 1, 3rd MBBS part 2 and second class honours in final MBBS (2009).
    Distinctions in Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, Community Medicine and Paediatrics
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