Founder Members

These are the first Jeewakites who established the Jeewaka Medical Hostel in Turret Road, Colombo (in alphebetical order)

Dr L U Abeyasiri, Plastic Surgeon, UK
Dr R N D S Amarasekera, GP, UK
Dr D P Athukorale, Consultant Cardiologist, Sri Lanka
Dr Hema De Silva, USA
Dr L C De Silva
Dr Ubhaya Dias,, New Zealand (Passed away 2002)
Dr Titus Dissanayake, Consultant Geriatrician, UK
Mr Sumith Fonseka, Thorasic Surgeon, UK
Dr G R W Godakumbura, Consultant Surgeon, Sri Lanka
Dr H P Gunawardena, Psychiatrist, USA
Dr D V J Harischandra, Consultant Psychiatrist, Sri Lanka
Dr Herath, USA
Dr A K C A Jayasena, UK
Dr Karunapala, Consultant Psychiatrist, UK
Dr Bernie Peris, Former GP, UK (Passed away 1999)
Dr Rajapakse, Sri Lanka (Died ....)
Dr Ajith Silva, Radiologist, Australia
Dr Mithrasena Rajapakse, Former GP, UK (Passed away Nov. 03)
Dr Kelvin Samaratunga, Neurosurgeon, USA
Dr Daniel Somaratna, Neurosurgeon, Birmingham, UK
Dr Palitha Vidanagama, Consultant Psychiatrist, Atlanta, USA
Dr Tilak Vithana, Associate Specialist in Old Age Psychiatry, Poole, UK
Dr W A L Weerasinghe, Consultant Obstetrician, Sri Lanka
Dr W M P Weerasinghe, Consultant Geriatrician, New Castle, Australia
Dr L S Wettasinghe, Psychiatrist, New Zealand
Dr Upul Wijewardane, Consultant Cardiologist, UK