East of England Deanery
Miss Sanchia S. Goonewardene MBChB (Hons.Clin.Sc), BMedSc(Hons), PGCGC, Dip.SSc, MRCS (Ed and Eng) MPhil.
Sanchia Goonewardene qualified from Birmingham Medical School with Honours in Clinical Science and a BMedSc (Hons) Degree in Medical Genetics and Molecular Medicine. After that she completed her Foundation training at the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, where she received the West Midlands Deanery Award. Her Core General Surgery training was completed in Coventry and Warwickshire where she gained a Diploma in Surgical Science and MRCS (UK). She has worked as Urology registrar at Guys and St Thomas Hospitals, London and The Royal Free Hospital and UCL.
She has over 370 publications to her name and has significantly contributed to the Urological Academic World- she has since added a section to the European Association of Urology Congress on Prostate Cancer Survivorship and Supportive Care and is an Associate Member, EAU Guidelines Panel on Chronic Pelvic Pain. She is also an Alumni of the Urology Foundation. She has supervised her 1st thesis with Kings College London and Guys Hospital, (BMedSci Degree gained 1st class, students’ thesis score 95%) and has examined MSc thesis for the University of Edinburgh. Recently she has also been invited to the editorial board of the World Journal of Urology and Journal of Robotic Surgery and is a reviewer for BMJ case reports. She is also a working group member of The International Continence Society Terminology Panel on Pelvic Floor Dysfunction. She has published her 1st two books- Core Surgical Procedures for Urology Trainees and Prostate Cancer Survivorship. She is currently a Urology Trainee with East of England Deanery, which she very much enjoys.