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, oncology and prostate imaging.

During early stages of radiopaedia, he helped build the framework and foundations of what is now most of thoracic imaging and obstetrics and gynaecology article content. He has been part of the editorial board for over 14 years and was managing editor of radiopaedia for 9 years from 2011 to 2020.

He is an 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 and maintains academic commitments in registrar training within the RANZCR Western Australian Radiology State Training program as well as radiology components in the undergraduate medical training program of the University of Western Australia. 

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