Dr Indika Karunathilake

University of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Prof. Indika Karunathilake is the Head of the Department of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. He also serves as the Head of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Medical Education based at the Faculty of Medicine. He has conducted extensive research and authored many publications in medical education and public health with over 50 publications in peer reviewed international journals and over 150 research presentations at international and national level.  He is a recipient of President’s Award for Scientific Publications (highest national level research award) for Scientific Publications. Prof. Indika Karunathilake has been a resource person in Medical Education for many national, regional and international forums and serves as the editor-in-Chief of the South East Asian Journal of Medical Education (SEAJME).