Author Archives: Niroshan Siriwardena

About Niroshan Siriwardena

GP and professor of primary and prehospital health care

Comparing national multimorbidity policies and guidelines

People living with a long-term condition often have more than one condition to contend with. This is known as ‘multimorbidity’, commonly defined as the co-occurrence of two or more chronic conditions within one person. In…

Dr Pradeep Ratnasekare joins CaHRU as an international visiting fellow

Dr Pradeep Ratnasekare joined CaHRU this January 2018 as our third international visiting fellow from the University of Colombo’s Postgraduate Institute of Medicine. Pradeep graduated as a bachelor of Medicine and bachelor of Surgery in…

Hannah Henderson receives PhD for studies on exercise referral schemes

Dr Hannah Henderson, lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Science was awarded her PhD at this week’s graduation ceremony at Lincoln Cathedral attended by students, parents and friends, staff, and senior staff from…

Prof Siriwardena gives invited lecture at North American EMS conference, San Diego

Prof Niro Siriwardena of CaHRU attended the North American Emergency Medical Services Physicians (NAEMSP) annual conference in San Diego, California from 10-12 January 2018 to deliver an invited lecture on ambulance quality measures and improvement.…