Dr Yuranga Weerakkody ◉
Chest radiology · Consultant (year 1-5)
Royal Perth Hospital (Western Australia) | Diagnostic Imaging Pathways (Australia) | Diagnose.me (BV) - International · Perth, Australia
Current Managing editor
- Previously Gastrointestinal section editor
- Previously Assistant Managing Editor
Gold Supporter since July 29, 2015
Radiopaedian since October 6, 2008
Dr Yuranga Weerakkody is a consultant radiologist with particular subspeciality interests in thoracic and oncological imaging.
He has been part of Radiopaedia since its initial development. He was appointed as a member of the editorial board since 2010 and a managing editor since 2011.
He played an integral role in developing the thoracic imaging as well as the obstetrics and gynaecology content in Radiopaedia.
He is currently an editorial board member for Imaging Pathways TM, Western Australia (which is an international award winning imaging decision support tool) and a regular reviewer for several international radiology journals.
He has an interest in radiology education and is actively involved in teaching residents - registrars in the Western Australian radiology training scheme and in the undergraduate radiology teaching programmes at the University of Western Australia and at the University of Notre Dame (Western Australia).