The HGU tied up with the ICTA and the Nanasala Network to enable people in rural areas to obtain genetic consultations online without the need to come to Colombo.
The staff of the Human Genetics Unit (HGU), Information Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) and Kurunegala Teaching Hospital (KTH) at the launch of the project at Kurunegala Teaching Hospital on 6 June 2007. From Left to Right: Mr. Upali (KTH), Dr. Vajira H. W. Dissanayake (HGU), Ms. Chitrangani Mubarak (Programme Manager, ICTA), Dr. Ananda Gunasekara (Director, KTH), Prof. Rohan W Jayasekara (Director, HGU), Mr. Gavashkar Subramanium (ICTA).