Prof. Amila C. A. C. Y. Punyadasa
MB; BCh; BAO (QUB, Belfast); MRCSEd (A&E); MMED A&E (Sing); MCEM Ad Eundem; FAMS; Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education (Dundee) Adjunct Assistant Professor Amila C. A. C. Y. Punyadasa graduated from the Queens University of Belfast in 1995 with a Bachelor of Medicine (MB), Bachelor of Surgery (BCh) and Bachelor of the Art of Obstetrics (BAO).
He has practiced in the United Kingdom, initially as a surgical trainee, and in Hong Kong, principally as a surgical research fellow under Professor Joseph Lau of the Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, before settling in Singapore in 2000 and discovering his passion for emergency medicine. After training in the emergency medicine residency program in Singapore, he obtained Membership into the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MRCSEd) in Accident & Emergency Medicine as well as his Masters of Medicine (Accident & Emergency) from NUS, in August 2004, with distinction and became a specialist in 2008. He is also a member of the Emergency Medicine chapter of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS) and a Member of the College of Emergency Physicians both in the UK (MCEM) and also in Singapore.