Dr. Kithsiri Edirisinghe
MBBS, MSc, MD (Medical Administration), Cert.IV TAA (Australia)
Master Trainer - Australia
Deputy Chairmen / Director-Academic, Strategy
& International Affairs
Dr. Edirisinghe a consultant Medical Administrator has over 20 years experience in the field of medical administration. He has administered many hospitals in the government sector from Peripheral units to a Teaching hospital. He pioneered the building of a chain of hospitals in the private health sector of Sri Lanka and has over 5 years experience in administrating Healthcare Training Institutes. He was the former Deputy Director of the Teaching Hospital Ragama and the former Chief Executive Officer of Hemas Hospitals (Pvt) Ltd. Apart from his qualifications in medicine and health administration, he also possesses a Certificate 4 in Training and Assessment and is an Australian Certified Master Trainer. He was recently selected by the US Government to undergo a leadership program in the area of alternatives to higher education. Dr. Edirisinghe also won the Grid India Entrepreneur of the Year award for 2010.
Dr. Mahesh Gunesekera
MBBS, MSc (IT), MSc (Medical Administration), MSc (Disaster Management)
Dr. Mahesh has over 22 years experience in medical administration and currently holds the position of Regional Coordinator for the International Federation of Red Cross.
Dr. Nihal De Silva
MD, MPH(USA), ACOG
Dr. De Silva has well over 40 years experience in the International Healthcare setting. He was a Founder/ Director of American College of Health Sciences. Dr. De Silva has worked as an Associate Clinical Professor of OB-GYN at the University of Hawaii as well as at Stanford University USA.
His international professional experience includes working as the Head of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Hospital Network Hayward, California, USA.He has worked as the Chief Primatologist for ARAMCO (Arabian American Oil Company) Hospitals in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Patrick Hemalal
BSc, MPhil, PhD (Open University- UK)
Dr. Hemalal has vast experience in the areas of Research & Development & Quality Assurance. He was the former Director of Research & Development, QA Innovations at Hemas Holdings PLC which one of the largest conglomerate in Sri Lanka.