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MRI CLINICAL AND RESEARCH HISTOPATHOLOGY LABORATORY

The microscopic examination and pathological diagnosis of tissue and cytology specimens taken from patients a powerful diagnostic tool. It is done in the laboratory in partnership with laboratory technologists and doctors in other clinical specialties. Our pathologists have expert knowledge of both the pathological and clinical aspects of disease.

Our aim is to provide a high quality and timely multi regional histopathology service including paediatric surgical and autopsy and to contribute to the Coroner’s service.

The department also has a special services component where Special stains and other special tests are carried out on reference samples.

 

Education:

The department provides education and support to students including laboratory technologists, medical students and post graduate registrars.

 

Staff Development:

The department is keen for staff to reach their full potential and provides training and educational opportunities for all staff. There are in-house training  programmes as well.

 

Research: The department of Histopathology is involved in applied research and welcomes  scientists  who are interested in  collaborative research.

 

Location: Histopathology Unit is located in the 2nd floor of the new building.

 

Opening hours:

8.30am to 4.15pm Monday to  Friday.

8am to 2 pm on Sat and Sundays.

However the specimen accepting counter is open 24 hours a day throughout the week.

 

Key Contacts:

Medical staff

 

 

Consultant
(Head of Department)

Dr. (Mrs)Nishali Ekanayaka

112691819
0722128084
0112693532-34,
Ext 363,364,365 eMail: histopathology@mri.gov.lk

Consultant  

Dr. (Mrs)Champika Rathnayake

0112693532-34,
Ext 363,364,365eMail: histopathology1@mri.gov.lk

Medical officer

Dr. (Mrs)M. Bogahawatta

0112693532-34,
Ext 363,364,365

Medical officer

Dr. (Mrs)J.P.Ramprasad

0112693532-34,
Ext 363,364,365

Medical officer

Dr. (Mrs) H.L.Nirosha Dilrukshi

0112693532-34,
Ext 363,364,365

Medical officer Dr (Mrs)R.P.M.M.R Pathirana  same ad above

 

 

 

Laboratory staff

 

 

Medical laboratory technologist

Mrs.W.M.M.U. Jayathilake

0112693532 -34,
Ext 363,364,365

Medical laboratory technologist

Miss.A.Y.U.Athukorala

0112693532 -34,
Ext 363,364,365

Medical laboratory technologist

Mrs. A.S.Gunawardana

0112693532 -34,
Ext 363,364,365

Medical laboratory technologist

Mr. D.K.Pradeep

0112693532 -34,
Ext 363,364,365

Laboratory support staff (3)