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educator , consultant , researcher , Surgeon

Sabaratnam Sabanathan, British cardiothoracic surgeon, consultant, educator, researcher. Achievements include invention of endoscopic treatment for empysema.

Background

Sabanathan, Sabaratnam was born on January 28, 1949 in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Arrived in England, 1977. Son of Sabapathipillai and Maheswari (Kandiah) Sabanathan.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, University Ceylon, Peradeniya, 1972. Doctor of Medicine, University Nottingham, England, 1986.

Career

Senior house officer, Brooks Hospital, London, 1977-1978; registrar, Worthing (England) Hospital, 1978-1981; senior registrar, St. Mark's Hospital, London, 1981-1982; senior registrar, West Middlesex Hospital, Middlesex, England, 1985-1987; lecturer, City Hospital, Nottingham, 1982-1985; consultant cardiothoracic surgeon, Bradford (England) Royal Infirmary, 1987-1997. Consultant Indiana Tribunal Svc., Yorkshire, England, 1994-1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of endoscopic treatment for empysema.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Annals Royal College Surgeons, Annals Thoracic Surgery, European Journal Cardiothoracic Surgery, Journal Cardiovasc. Surgery. Inventor new endoscopic treatment of emphysema, 1997.

Membership

Trustee Lungs for Life, Bradford, 1991-1997. Vice president North England Hindu Temple, Bradford, 1992-1997, Northern Tamil Association, Bradford, 1995-1997. Fellow International College Angiology, Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh, Royal College Surgeons England (member court examiners 1996-1997).

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science (international), Cardiothoracic Society Great Britain and Ireland, New York Academy of Sciences, Amnesty International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, computing.

Connections

Married Thirumani Thirunavukkarasu, December 28, 1974. Children: Anusa, Anetha.

father:
Sabapathipillai Sabanathan

mother:
Maheswari (Kandiah) Sabanathan

spouse:
Thirumani Thirunavukkarasu

children:
Anusa Sabanathan

Anetha Sabanathan