Additional Information

Departments at the University and Heads of Each Department

DepartmentHead of the Department*
Department of AnatomyProf. P.H. Dissanayeke
Department of BiochemistryProf. P.P.R. Perera
Department of Community MedicineProf. K.L.M.D. Seneviwickrama
Department of Family MedicineDr. Aruni H.W. de Silva
Department of Forensic MedicineProf. Sanjaya Ravindra Hulathduwa
Department of Immunology and Molecular MedicineProf. Chandima Jeewandara
Department of MedicineDr. Nilanka Perera
Department of MicrobiologyDr. D.M.B. Thushari Dissanayake
Department of Obstetrics and GynaecologyDr. Chaminda Hunukumbure
Department of PaediatricsProf. T.M.R. Perera
Department of ParasitologyDr. T.D. Jayasena Kaluarachchi
Department of PathologyDr. K.H.B.P. Fernandopulle
Department of PharmacologyDr. G.V.N. Sandakumari
Department of PhysiologyDr. Himansu Waidyasekera
Department of SurgeryProf. D.D. Weerasekara

     *Subjected to change from time to time.

Professorial Ward Numbers (University Units) at Colombo South Teaching Hospital

Professorial Units Ward numbers
MedicineWD No 01 (Male) WD No 07 (Female)
SurgeryWD No 24 (Female) WD No 25 (Male)
AntenatalWD No 21
PostnatalWD No 22
GynaecologyWD No 23
PaediatricsWD 41B

Dress Code

Please note that clothing such as shorts, tights, short dresses, vests, tank tops, slippers/flip flops and bright shiny coloured clothes etc. are not considered appropriate inside the University or Hospital. Long trousers, light coloured short (or long but folded) sleeved shirts and formal shoes are appropriate to ware to the University and Hospital during day time.