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Lilanthi Balasuriya

Postdoctoral Fellow

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Lilanthi Balasuriya


Dr. Balasuriya is dedicated to serving her community. She is passionate about addressing disparities in access to preventative care that impact individuals from underserved communities. She is committed to health equity and partnering with communities to reach their health and wellness goals.

Career and Research Interests:

  • Addressing healthcare disparities in access to preventative care
  • Recruiting and retaining the future leaders of healthcare to go on to care for our most underserved patients

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale Department of Psychiatry (2020)
  • Residency
    Yale University (2020)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
APA/APAF Member-Center for Workplace Mental Health CommitteeAmerican Psychiatric Association2019
Yale Public Psychiatry Resident2019
Pillar of HumanismUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine2016
Gold Humanism Honor SocietyArnold P. Gold Foundation2015

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