Department of Parasitology

Faculty of Medicine

Postgraduate teaching 


Overview of postgraduate teaching

  1. M.Sc in Medical Microbiology – Postgraduate institute of Science, University of Peradeniya.
  2. Diploma in Medical Microbiology – Postgraduate institute of Medicine, University of Colombo.
  3. MD Parasitology programme – Postgraduate institute of Medicine, University of Colombo.

Current PG research students

PG student

Topic

Supervisor s

Dr. D. Atapattu

Immunological studies of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Sri Lanka and the place of LST on diagnosis.

Dr. WMDR Iddawela
Dr. S. Adikari
Prof. R. P. V. J Rajapakse

Umeshika V. Sirisena

Prevalence of Cryptosporidiosis and characterization of Crypto. Species isolated from paediatric patients.

Dr. WMDR Iddawela
Dr. F. Noordeen

Dr. Kannathasan

Epidemiology and the associated risk factors of Amoebic Liver Abscess patients including the seroepidemiological study and molecular characterization of E. histolytica in patients attending to Teaching Hospital, Jaffna

Dr. WMDR Iddawela
Prof. N. De Silva