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Neurologist

Kanaga Nitchinga Sena, Sri Lankan Neurologist. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology, American Board Forensic Medicine. Fellow American Association Disability Evaluation Physicians, Stroke Council American Heart Association, American College Forensic Examiners; member American Society Neurorehabilitation (certified), American Academy Neurology, American Electroencephalographic Society.

Background

Sena, Kanaga Nitchinga was born on August 5, 1944 in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Son of Kanagarajanayagam Mathavar and Parvathapathiny (Vaithilingam) Kanagarajah. came to the United States, 1969.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, U. Sri Lanka, 1969.

Career

Intern, General Hospital, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 1969-1970; intern, Somerset Hospital, Somerville, New Jersey, 1971; resident in medicine, Bridgeport (Connecticut) Hospital, 1972-1973; chief neurology service, Bridgeport (Connecticut) Hospital, since 1981; clinical fellow neurology, Yale University, New Haven, 1973-1976; resident in neurology, Yale New Haven Hospital, 1973-1976; private practice specializing in neurology, Stratford, Connecticut. Associate clinical professor neurology Yale University.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology, American Board Forensic Medicine.

Membership

Fellow American Association Disability Evaluation Physicians, Stroke Council American Heart Association, American College Forensic Examiners. Member American Society Neurorehabilitation (certified), American Academy Neurology, American Electroencephalographic Society.

Connections

Married Thilaga Velauthar, November 10, 1969.

father:
Kanagarajanayagam Mathavar Kanagarajah

mother:
Parvathapathiny (Vaithilingam) Kanagarajah

spouse:
Thilaga Velauthar