GPSA Vice President
GPSA Vice President, Sidath Kapukotuwa (Sid), is a doctoral student in the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences program within the Department of Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences under the mentorship of Dr. Francis Cucinotta. Sid obtained his undergraduate degree in Nuclear Medical Science in 2012 from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. He has been a graduate student at UNLV since 2014, finishing his master’s degree in Medical Physics in 2018. His dissertation research interests are focused on studying the effects of radiation on the neuronal architecture of the hippocampus. Sid has been the GPSA representative for the Department Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences since 2018 and serving in the Sponsorship Committee as well. He is hoping to serve the continued growth and improvement of the GPSA.