Maneka Perinpanayagam’s bio

Maneka Perinpanayagam, PhD is the Sr. Research Program Manager for the Transplant Wellness Program at the University of Calgary. Maneka completed a PhD in Cell Biology at the University of Alberta and a post-doctoral fellowship in Pediatric Oncology at the University of Calgary. She worked as a Clinical Researcher and a Research Program Manager for Pediatric Nephrology at the University of Calgary (2016-2022) prior to joining the Transplant Wellness team. Maneka has over 20 years of combined medical and clinical research experience and is passionate about patient-oriented research and evidence informed care.