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Vasana Kiridana

Senior Lecturer , University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka


Vasana Kiridana is a Senior Lecturer in Paediatrics attached to the Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and also serves as an honorary Consultant Paediatrician at the Teaching Hospital, Peradeniya. Dr. Kiridana had her postgraduate training in Paediatrics at University of Colombo and obtained MD Paediatrics and Diploma in Child Health. She obtained MRCPCH (UK) and Strategic Centre for Obesity Professional Education (SCOPE) certification by the World Obesity Federation. Dr. Kiridana is the Lead consultant Paediatrician of the multi-disciplinary paediatric obesity management clinic and is actively involved in research on childhood obesity and metabolic syndrome. She has numerous publications and abstracts to her credit.

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