Prof. Badra Hewavitharana

Professor in Radiology @ Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya

Professor Badra Hewavitharana, MBBS MD (Radiology) is a Professor in Radiology at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya. Her research interests include, imaging in breast cancer, imaging and treatment of musculo skeletal disorders with special interest in shoulder impingement, vascular imaging and endovascular treatment, imaging and management of NAFLD and chronic liver cell disease and endovascular treatment of chronic venous insufficiency.

She was president of both the Sri Lanka College of Radiologists and the SAARC Radiology Association. She is currently the chairperson, Board of Study in Radiology at the PGIM. She has more than 50 research paper publications and a Text book titled Interpretation of Chest radiographs for Medical students