Dinushan Kaluarachchi, MBBS

Position title: Associate Professor

Division of Neonatology & Newborn Nursery
600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792-4108
For Academic Inquiries: (608) 417-6236

Dinushan Kaluarachchi, MD


MBBS, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
Residency, Pediatrics, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Professional Activities

Dr. Dinushan Kaluarachchi is an associate professor in the Division of Neonatology and Newborn Nursery. He serves as the Director of Neonatal Clinical Research at American Family Children’s Hospital (AFCH) and is an active member of the Society of Pediatric Research.

Research Interests

Kaluarachchi’s research focuses on respiratory distress syndrome and patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants. He is currently working on several clinical research projects in collaboration with the Neonatal Research Network and the lung-pulmonary vascular group at UW–Madison. In addition, Kaluarachchi is the principal investigator for two clinical trials on minimally invasive surfactant administration techniques.