Dr. Dilshani Bogollagama

Dr. Dilshani Bogollagama

She is a Medical Doctor specializing in Sustainable Health Solutions and serving as a Child Protection Advisor. Her commitment to child welfare and human rights advocacy is evident through her special appointments. She has been entrusted with critical roles, such as being a member of the Committee to monitor the implementation of Child Protection Measures and the Committee to study and make recommendations for the protection, care, and well-being of children subjected to various forms of violence in Sri Lanka, both appointments made by the President of Sri Lanka. Additionally, she served as a member of the Panel of Experts tasked with formulating guidelines for the Police Department during public riots under the purview of the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka. She is also the founder of Trident Empowerment, inaugurated in February 2022, an initiative dedicated to raising awareness and fostering inclusivity for the empowerment of the differently-abled community in Sri Lanka.

Her professional experience includes serving as the Chief Coordinating Consultant for Health, Education, Child Welfare, and International Relations to the Governor’s Office in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka from September 2017 to January 2019. She also completed her Medical Internship at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, from 2014 to 2015. She obtained her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.) from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, in 2015. Prior to that, she completed her Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences from King’s College London, U.K., in 2006, laying a strong foundation for her medical career.

Dr. Dilshani Ruwanthika Bogollagama’s tireless dedication to healthcare, child welfare, and human rights advocacy underscores her commitment to making a positive impact on society. Her multifaceted experiences and leadership expertise continue to shape her into a prominent figure in the field of medicine and social responsibility.