Dr Kamal Perera

Dr Kamal Perera has a B.A.M.S. (Hons) from the University of Colombo, MSc (Food Science and Technology) from University of SRI Jayewardenepura, a Certificate in Teaching of Higher Education from University of Colombo, Accreditation with SEDA teaching qualification from United Kingdom, and a PhD in Pharmacology from China Pharmaceutical University. He specializes in Pharmacology and Immune medicine.

Dr Perara has authored numerous research papers including the use of Spices in Traditional Medicine. He is Senior Lecturer/Researcher and Head of the Dept. of Allied Sciences at the Institute of Indigenous Medicine, University of Colombo, and a Consultant Physician at the Ayurveda Teaching Hospital, Colombo.

“Dr Kamal” is a Representative/Advisor to The Spice Journal, primarily focused on Ayurveda and Traditional medicines derived from Spices.