Tribute to Dr. Mailoo Ganesharatnam Formerly, Senior Consultant Surgeon, Jaffna Teaching Hospital
It is with deep sorrow that we received the sad message of the departed soul of
late Dr. M Ganesharatnam.
He was the past President of the Sri Lanka College of Surgeons in 2007 and also the past President of the Jaffna Medical Association from 1992 to 1994. Dr. Ganesharatnam functioned as an external council member of the University of Jaffna from 1992 to 1996.
He functioned in the Post-Graduate Institute of Medicine as a Trainer, Supervisor, and examiner in Surgery.
While working as an eminent Surgeon at the Jaffna Teaching hospital during the difficult periods in its history, he shouldered the responsibility of the Professorial Unit of the Department of Surgery of the Faculty of Medicine. This included teaching Final year medical students and being chief examiner.
He had contributed in numerous ways to the development of the Faculty of Medicine, Teaching Hospital Jaffna and the entire community of Sri Lanka
In recognition of his dedicated and exemplary service to the public & the students the University of Jaffna honored him a Doctorate in Philosophy [PhD] on the twenty-sixth convocation ceremony in October 2010.
Sir, you will always be remembered by the people and the students to whom you dedicated your precious life.
The Alumni, Faculty of Medicine Jaffna, extends our deepest sympathies to the bereaved family members.
The Alumni, Faculty of Medicine, Jaffna