Dr. Chandana (Peter) Weerasinghe

peter weerasinghe


Clinical Assistant Professor, PGME Associate Program Director


Vancouver General Hospital


Dr. Weerasinghe obtained his MD from the University of Alberta with the class of 2005. Since arriving at UBC, he has since completed his core residency and subsequent fellowships in General Internal Medicine and the Centre for Health Education and Scholarship.

Currently, he is a regular attending on the Clinical Teaching Units at VGH and SPH. With an active involvement in postgraduate medical education, Dr. Weerasinghe’s portfolio includes assessment, curriculum development, and resident wellness.


Faculty & Staff Wellness Award, UBC (2016)
Shelly Naiman Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, UBC (2014)