Professor Devaka Fernando

Professor Devaka Fernando
Secondary Care Doctor

Professor Devaka Fernando is the CCG’s Secondary Care Doctor. Devaka was a consultant physician in diabetes and endocrinology at Sri Jayewardenepura General Hospital and was a professor of medicine in the University of Sri Jayewardenepura faculty of health sciences.

Since 2005, he has been working as the head of the Sherwood Forest Hospitals Foundation Trust's Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology. He is also heavily involved in academia and has held clinical and research fellowships and senior research fellowships at the University of Manchester, visiting professorships with the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne and the University of Sheffield and an honorary professorship at Sheffield Hallam University.