Department of Clinical Medicine
Department of Clinical Medicine

The Department of Clinical Medicine is among the first departments to be established in this faculty. Many internationally renowned doctors have served in this department in various capacities, and we take pride in continuing the hallowed clinical traditions that they have set before us. We strive hard to maintain the high standards of medical teaching and patient care that have existed in our department for a long time.

Our main strength is a world-renowned team of researchers, medical educationists, and specialists from a wide range of medical specialties including Nephrology, Endocrinology, Cardiology, Respiratory medicine, Neurology, Rheumatology, Infectious diseases, and intensive care.

High-caliber academics dedicated to our goals of achieving excellence in teaching, research, and clinical services. The department strives to bring about advancement in Clinical Medicine through innovation and enterprise.

The academics of the department are also responsible for providing comprehensive care to out – patients and in – patients attending National Hospital, Sri Lanka. And have pioneered renal transplantation in the country.

Five Professors from Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, among the World’s Top 2% of scientists

  Five researchers from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo,  Prof. Senaka Rajapakse, Prof. Saroj Jayasinghe, Prof. Nadira Karunaweera, Prof. Ranil Jayawardena and Prof. Priyanga Ranasinghe, (from left to right) are ranked among World’s Top 2% Scientists in the updated Science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators published in October 2021. The analysis is…
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