Peradeniya Medical School
1st Annual Research Conference
PeMSARC -2022

30th September 2022, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

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About The Event

The Peradeniya Medical School Annual Research Conference (PeMSARC), is a conference organised for the academic staff, non academic staff and students of the Peradeniya Medical Faculty (PMF) reading for undergraduate as well as higher degrees, as a platform to present and discuss their research.

The scientific programme includes oral presentations, poster poster presentations, thematic research presentations and keynote lectures.

A post-conference social event including entertainment items and a photo-art exhibition has also been planned to foster fellowship amongst the students as well as the staff.

Where

Faculty of Medicine,
University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

When

30th September 2022

Undergraduate Research Symposium

Postgraduate Research
Symposium

Staff Research Symposium

Messages

Dr. Samidi Navaratna
Co-Chair
We feel privileged and honoured to be the co-chairpersons of the first and foremost Peradeniya Medical School Annual Research Conference (PeMSARC'22). We believe, that this conference will be the first of many to aspire students, and academia, in research excellence. read more..
Dr. Duminda Yasaratne
Co-Chair

 

Prof. Vasanthi Pinto
Dean
On behalf of the Faculty of Medicine, please allow me to extend my heartiest congratulations to the First Conference of the Peradeniya Medical School Annual Research Conference – PeMSARC’22, a platform for the undergraduates, Academic staff as well as holders of higher degrees to present and discuss research. read more..
Having basked in the glory of its Diamond Anniversary, this hallowed Institution the Faculty of Medicine Peradeniya, now leaps forward towards its Sapphire Anniversary with a revitalized vigour to fulfill its stated vision - “To produce scientifically trained, socially responsible, compassionate doctors and instill in them a spirit of inquiry and learning”. The spirit of inquiry and learning or simply research of a high quality, is the epicenter of a rich and thriving university research ecosystem. read more..
Vidya Jyothi Emeritus
Prof. Rohan Jayasekara
Chief Guest

Keynote Speaker

Speaker 1

Prof. Tissa Wijeratne

Consultant Neurologist, Victoria University, Australia

 

Chandika Athukorala

President - Peradeniya Medical Undergraduates' Research Committee (PeMURC)

Programme

Arrival of Guests

Ceremonial Procession

Inauguration Ceremony

Dr. Samidi Navaratna

Welcome Address by Dr. Samidi Navaratna

Co-Chairperson PeMSARC'22
Prof. Vasanthi Pinto

Address by Prof. Vasanthi Pinto

Dean, Faculty of Medicine
Prof. M.D. Lamawansa

Address by Prof. M.D. Lamawansa

Vice Chancellor, University of Peradeniya
Chief Guest

Address by the Chief Guest Vidya Jyothi Emeritus Prof. Rohan Jayasekara

Emeritus Professor – Department of Anatomy Genetics & Medical Bioinformatics

Faculty Award Ceremony

Chandika Kavinda

Address by Mr. Chandika Kavinda

Student Chairperson PeMSARC'22
Prof. Tissa Wijeratne

Keynote Speech by Prof. Tissa Wijeratne

Consultant Neurologist, Victoria University in Australia
Dr. Duminda Yasaratne

Vote of Thanks by Dr. Duminda Yasaratne

Co-Chairperson PeMSARC'22

Morning tea

Academic Staff Thematic Research Presentations

Oral Presentations Session 01

Lunch

Undergraduate poster presentations/ Non-academic staff invention or innovation presentation (Pillared area)

Oral Presentations Session 02

Afternoon tea

Oral Presentations Session 03

End of the Programme

Event Venue

Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Contact Us

Address

Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya.

Phone Numbers

Dr. Samidi Navaratna (Co-Chair)  0718412112
Dr. Duminda Yasaratne (Co-Chair)  0717339993
Dr. Sakunthala Jayasinghe (Secretary)  0714969506