Dr Miyuru Chandradasa is a medical specialist in child mental health, behavioural problems and learning issues. He works as a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at the Colombo North Teaching Hospital in Ragama and as a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya Sri Lanka. He has obtained MBBS (Colombo), MD Psychiatry (Colombo) in Sri Lanka, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Advanced Training in Melbourne Australia and MRCPsych from the United Kingdom. Dr Chandradasa previously worked as a senior lecturer at the Monash University in Australia.