Dr Udaya Ranawaka (MD, FRCP, FCCP, FAHA, FAAN) is a Consultant Neurologist and Head, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
He is the President of the Association of Sri Lankan Neurologists, Immediate Past President of the National Stroke Association of Sri Lanka, and a Past President of the Ceylon College of Physicians. He is the Administrator of the Sri Lanka Clinical Trials Registry, and a Member of the Best Practice Working Group on Clinical Trials of the International Clinical Trials Registry Platform, WHO. He is an Executive Committee Member of the Asia Pacific Stroke Organisation.
Where do you see the industry in the next 20 years?: “The industry in the next 20 years is likely to be working with greater transparency – in their dealings with the profession, and in the conduct and publication of clinical research.”
Please provide a quote which explains why you are so excited about participating in APSC 2017?: “The APSC 2017 will be a place to share ideas and experiences, and work together to minimize the burden of stroke.”