Dr Naomali Amarasena

( Secretary ) MD (Colombo) FRCP (London), FCCP, FRACP (Hon.)

Dr. Naomali Amarasena is the Senior Consultant Cardiologist of the Sri Jayewardenepura General Hospital. She was trained in Cardiology at the Institute of Cardiology, National Hospital of Sri Lanka and in the United Kingdom at the Cardiac Unit of the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford between 1991 and 1994.

She was appointed as the first cardiologist to Sri Jayewardenepura General Hospital in 1995 and was responsible for setting up the cardiology unit with a fully equipped cardiac catheterization laboratory and a coronary care unit.  This is now a training centre in interventional cardiology for postgraduates.

In 2009 she was the President of the Ceylon College of Physicians.  She is currently a member of the Board of Study of Medicine, and Board of Study of Disaster Management and Specialty Board of Cardiology.

She is an examiner in both undergraduate and postgraduate medicine for the University of Colombo. She is also an International Advisor for the Royal College of Physicians of London.