The Inauguration Ceremony of Nephrology & Dialysis Unit at the University Hospital, Kotelawala Defence University

Department of Nephrology & Dialysis unit was declared open by the Hon Minister of Health Pavithradevi Wanniarachchi at the University Hospital General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Werahera on 03rd September 2020 at 0900 hours.

Major General Milinda Pieris RWP RSP VSV USP the Vice Chancellor, KDU received the Hon Minister on her arrival at the hospital and later she visited patient wards, new facilitates which include state of the art Operation Theaters, Intensive Care Units and general areas of the Hospital. Shortly after the visit was a welcome address by the Vice Chancellor followed by a short presentation of the Hospital which included the gradual progress made so far by the Hospital including its future plans for further development. The Hon minister thereafter addressed the gathering and expressed her willingness to assist KDU Hospital in every way possible in its endeavor to achieve greater heights as envisaged in its original concept.

Brigadier N Hathurusinghe psc IG Hdmc – Deputy Vice Chancellor (Defence & Administration), Professor MHJ Ariyarathna – Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic), Dr. Jayan Mendis – Executive Director, UHKDU and Directors, a large gathering of Consultants, Medical Officers and Hospital staff were present on this occasion.