Sankha Kahagala-Gamage

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Sankha Kahagala-Gamage is a student at Loughborough Grammar School on a mission to save epilepsy sufferers’ lives.

Sankha designed and produced a wearable electronic device that detects epileptic seizures eight minutes before they occur.  Having witnessed an epileptic attack he wanted to use his skills to help people suffering from epilepsy get to a safe place before an attack happens.  Sankha and his friend David won Young Engineer of the Year at the Big Bang Fair 2017.

Sankha Kahagala-Gamage is a student at Loughborough Grammar School on a mission to save epilepsy sufferers’ lives.