Dr. M.G.H. Thilakarathne of Asiri Clinic, Katubedda, Moratuwa
recently obtained the Master of Science in diabetes with a Merit pass,
conducted by the University of South Wales, considered the largest
university in Wales, the United Kingdom.
Dr. Thilakarathne also secured the honour of being the first Sri
Lankan to obtain this post graduate qualification.
Dr. Thilakarathne, an expert in family health science, is currently
serving as a visiting lecturer, general practitioner, trainer and an
examiner in Family Medicine Diploma Course at the Sri Lanka Post
Graduate Institute of Medicine, University of Colombo.
He is a volunteer at the Sri Lanka Army Hospital and the Police
Hospital as a visiting physician and has been recognized as a Doctor of
Sports Medicine by the Sports Medicine Australia Institute. He has
served for over 10 years at ICC World Cup cricket tournaments and
national and international sports events.