ABOUT THE COLLEGE

The Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians, which came into existence in 1996, is the glittering successor to its forerunner, the much-respected Ceylon Paediatric Association (CPA), which had been inaugurated in 1952.

The College, with all Consultant Paediatricians of the country as its members, is the premier academic non-trade union institution that is exclusively involved with optimal child healthcare.

Over the last 26 years it has gone from strength to strength and is intensely involved with continuing medical education, humanitarian projects for paediatric healthcare, collaboration with international paediatric organisations and in an advocacy role to the Government of Sri Lanka.

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President's Message

As we embark on another remarkable year at the Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians, it is with great honour and privilege that I write to you as the President, entrusted with the responsibility of leading this esteemed institution.

As we reflect on the challenges and adversities that our nation has faced in recent times, it is crucial for us, as paediatricians, to stand united and committed to our noble mission of safeguarding the health and well-being of every child in our society.

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CME Activities of the College

Join with CME activities of the College of Paediatricians to enhance knowledge, skills
and attitudes in clinical practice.

LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

Paediatric _ Neonatal Ventilation Workshop – 18th & 19th July
Paediatric _ Neonatal Ventilation Workshop – 18th & 19th July
July 9, 2024
Paediatric Neonatal Ventilation Workshop 18th & 19th July 2024 New Auditorium, Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children Registration Fee - Rs. 4000Target Group - Paediatri...
Essentials of Paediatric Pulmonology
Essentials of Paediatric Pulmonology
June 26, 2024
CME Activity Organized by the Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians Essentials of Paediatric Pulmonology for Day-to-Day Practice Save the DateOn Saturday 20th July 2024 at ...
Digestive Dynamics
Digestive Dynamics
June 26, 2024
Unraveling Gastroenterology and Hepatology Professor Subra Kugathasan and Professor Sirish Palle On Friday, July 12, 2024 at 11.00 to 13.00 New Auditorium, LRH For more i...

PROJECTS WITH SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

The Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians is involved in many social projects
targeted at improving health and wellbeing of children in Sri Lanka.

PREsIDENT & COUNCIL

President
President
Dr. Kosala Karunaratne
President Elect
President Elect
Dr. Duminda Samarasinghe
MBBS, DCH, MD (Pead)
Vice President
Vice President
Prof. Pujitha Wickramasinghe
MBBS(Col), DCH(Col), MD(Paed), PhD(Col)
Secretary
Secretary
Prof. Randula Ranawaka
MBBS (Col), MD (Pead), DCH (Col)
Assistant Secretary
Assistant Secretary
Dr. Maheshaka Wijayawardena
MBBS(Colombo). DCH. MD(Paed). MRCPCH(UK)

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