Prof. Raveen Hanwella

Chair Professor of Psychiatry @ Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo

Professor Raveen Hanwella is Chair Professor of Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo. He obtained postgraduate training in psychotherapy and addictions psychiatry at the Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK.

He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, the Sri Lanka College of Psychiatrists, the Sri Lanka College of Physicians and a Senior Fellow of the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine, University of Colombo. He has published over 90 papers in national and international journals. He writes a monthly column to ‘Mediscene,’a magazine supplement to The Sunday Times.