Yuranga Weerakkody on Radiopaedia.org

Yuranga Weerakkody


Dr Yuranga Weerakkody is a consultant radiologist with subspecialist interests and expertise in many areas but primarily in thoracic and some aspects of cardiovascular and oncology imaging.

During early stages of radiopaedia, he collaborated in the framework and foundations of what is now most of thoracic imaging and obstetrics and gynaecology article content. He has since been with the editorial board for more than a decade and was managing editor of radiopaedia from 2011 to 2020.

He is a current associate editor for the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology (JMIRO) and sits on several medical imaging related educational, advisory and governance panels. 

He is an advocate for medical imaging excellence with academic involvement in registrar training within the Western Australian Radiology State Training program as well as parts of the radiology components in the undergraduate medical training program of the University of Western Australia. 


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