The First PLF of 2019/2020 committee on hypertension was held in Ovinmo hotel Galle on 28th March 2019 with the participation of over 20 SLSIM members of the southern province. Newly diagnosed hypertension, resistant hypertension and hypertension in renal disease were the main areas discussed by the resource persons, Dr. Ganaka Senarathna, Dr. HMM Herath […]
A peer learning Forum (PLF) titled ‘Newer Drugs in Diabetes’ was organized by the SLSIM on the 31st of July, 2018. The PLF is a new concept that was implemented in which consultants in General Internal Medicine conduct Informative and timely lectures and discussions on current topics.
Two Point of care Sonography Workshops were held on the 29th and 30th of June, 2018 at the ClinMARC auditorium, National Hospital of Sri Lanka and the PMCK Auditorium, Teaching Hospital Kandy respectively. The invited speaker Dr P Devarajan, a distinguished Radiologist from India conducted informative lectures followed by live demonstrations and hands on training. […]
The SLSIM in collaboration with the Chest Research Foundation, Punai, India, organized a Refresher Course on Obstructive Airway Disease (ROAD workshop) on Sunday, the 17th of June 2018 at the Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo. It was a very informative workshop with the objectives of updating knowledge on the recent advances in management of asthma and […]