Faculty of Medicine

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Medicine

University of Peradeniya



      

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Dr. Kalana Maduwage was invited as the Guest of Honour at the 06th International Conference of the Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka which was held on 03rd May 2017 at the Grand Kandyan Hotel, Kandy and he also delivered a guest speech at the event on “Problem Based Research, A way to serve mankind and the nature”.

Dr. Induwara Gooneratne was invited to deliver Prof. S.B. Dissanayake Memorial Oration 2017 organised by the Sri Lanka Dental Association scheduled to be held on 23rd June 2017 at the Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo.

Dr. Shavindra Dias has informed that a paper on "Screening of antenatal depression using Peradeniya Depression Scale among an antenatal population in Sri Lanka in order to prevent maternal suicide" has been accepted by the Royal College of Psychiatrists International Congress to be presented in Edinburgh on 29 Jun 2017. This paper is co-authored by medical students (2011 batch).

A submission by Dr. Thilini Rajapakse and Dr. Dewasmika Ariyasinghe to WPA 17th World Congress of Psychiatry has been accepted and will be presenting a symposium on "Maternal suicide in Sri Lanka" at the World Congress to be held in Berlin in Oct 2017.