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Dickmadugodage Sarath Lakshman WEERASINGHE

MB BS (Ceylon) 1969, DObst (Otago) 1974, MRCOG (UK) 1976, FRANZCOG 1983, DDU (ASUM) 1997, FRCOG (UK) 1999

Born Sri Lanka 7 Mar 1944

Sarath Weerasinghe

Educated at Trinity College, Kandy, Sri Lanka

Intern, General Hospital, Kandy, Sri Lanka 1969 - 1970

SHO, Cook Hospital, Gisborne 1971 - 1972

Registrar in Paediatrics, Christchurch Womens Hospital 1973

Registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Christchurch Womens Hospital 1973 - 1975

Registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mother's Hospital and Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland 1975 - 1976

Registrar, Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow 1977

Senior Registrar, Wellington Womens Hospital 1977 - 1979

Consultant Obstetrician and Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics, Wellington Womens Hospital and Wellington School of Medicine, 1979 - 1989

Sabbatical leave, Queen Mary Hospital, Glasgow 1984, for training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology ultrasound

Established the obstetric ultrasound service at Wellington Womens Hospital


Visiting Obstetrician and Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics, Wellington Womens Hospital and Wellington School of Medicine, 1990 - 1998

Full-time Obstetrician and Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics, Wellington Womens Hospital and Wellington School of Medicine,

Consultant Obstetrician and Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics, Ministry of Health Hospitals, United Arab Emirates and UAE University 2001 - 2004

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Kimberley Health, Broome / Derby, Western Australia 2005 - 2006

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Womens and Children's Health Service, Adelaide 2006 - 2007.

Locum positions Adelaide 2007 - 2009. There followed a brief posting in the US until retirement in April 2010.

photograph courtesy Wellington Women's Hospital archives

 

Last updated 30 October 2016.