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Dr Samantha Herath

Dr Samantha Herath MBBS FRACP

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Sydney Respiratory Specialist
Westmead NSW 2145

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Wahroonga NSW 2076

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Camperdown NSW 2050

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Special Interests
Lung cancer, Interventional procedures including EBUS, Sleep Disorders, Emphysema and General Respiratory Disorders
Bio

Dr Samantha Herath completed her Respiratory and Sleep Medicine training in New Zealand, Australia and Canada. She has extensive post-fellowship, sub-speciality training in Sleep Medicine as well as expertise in Interventional bronchoscopy pertaining to thoracic malignancies. She has completed a …

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Languages spoken (other than English)
Sinhala
Qualifications

 

  • Fellowship in Interventional Bronchoscopy and Thoracic Malignancy, 2013  McGill University, Montreal.
  • Master of Philosophy in Sleep Medicine, 2012, University of Sydney                                        
  • Sleep Physician Level 1 Sleep Training, Royal prince Alfred Hospital and Woolcock Institute of Medical Research 2012                        
  • Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Physicians, December 2011
  • ECFMG Certification 2008  Los Angeles, USA.                                                                         
  • MBBS Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (Hons) 2003, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka                                                                                

 

Registration Numbers and Professional Memberships

AHPRA: MED0001685552

Awards and Publications

AWARDS

  1. Basser Research Entry Scholarship from RACP foundation grants: 2017 January, for multicenter Randomised controlled trial (RCT) comparing the diagnostic yield of Cryo-biopsy via Radial Endo-Bronchial Ultra-Sound (R-EBUS) guide sheath (GS) Vs. CT-guided transthoracic biopsy in patients with …
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