Y P Janith N Warnasekara

Dr. Janith Warnasekara is a distinguished Senior Lecturer in Public Health with a strong academic background and a profound passion for epidemiology and biostatistics. He embarked on his journey in the field of public health after completing the MBBS degree in 2013 from Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, laying the cornerstone for a career dedicated to healthcare and research.

In 2019, Dr. Warnasekara achieved a significant milestone by obtaining a Master’s in Public Health from People’s University, an affiliated institution of the Royal Society of Public Health, UK. This academic endeavor broadened his comprehension of public health principles and practices, equipping him with the knowledge and skills necessary to make a meaningful impact on public health issues.

A commitment to continuous learning led Dr. Warnasekara to specialize further in infectious disease epidemiology, a feat successfully accomplished in 2021. Subsequently, he pursued a Master of Science in Biostatistics from the University of Peradeniya in 2023, enhancing his proficiency in data analysis and statistical methodologies.

Dr. Warnasekara’s primary research interests lie in the fields of epidemiology and biostatistics. He has a particular focus on infectious disease epidemiology, disease prediction, maternal and child health, and non-communicable diseases. These areas of interest drive his research efforts to address pressing public health challenges and contribute to evidence-based solutions.

Over the course of his career, Dr. Warnasekara has made substantial contributions to the academic and scientific community by publishing more than 40 full papers in national and international peer-reviewed indexed journals. These publications reflect his dedication to advancing public health knowledge and practice, as well as his commitment to sharing valuable insights with the global scientific community.

For a comprehensive view of his research contributions, you can explore Dr. Janith Warnasekara’s Google Scholar profile: here. It provides detailed information on his published work and research activities, showcasing the depth of his involvement in public health research.

He remains passionate about making a positive difference in public health and is committed to furthering our understanding of health-related challenges through research, education, and community engagement.