A regional meeting on Hypertension and Dyslipidemia was held with the collaboration of Ruhuna Clinical Society on 18th of July 2019 at General Hospital Matara. The importance of reducing serum triglycerides was discussed related to dyslipidemia and newly hypertension, management of resistant hypertension, hypertension in pregnancy and hypertensive emergencies were discussed by Professor T.P. Weerarathna, […]
A regional meeting on thyroid update was held with the collaboration of Galle medical Association on 18th June 2018. various aspects of thyroid disorder were discussed in this meeting. more than 50 members of GMA and SLCIM participated this very successful meeting. Prof TP Weerarathna,and Dr K Jayasekara delivered lectures representing SLCIM and Prof Ranjana Senevirathna Dr […]
An update and panel discussion on Influenza was held on the 9th of July, 2018 at the PMCK Auditorium, Teaching Hospital Kandy in collaboration with the Kandy Society of Medicine. There were informative lectures on topics such as Epidemiology, Clinical presentation of Influenza, Laboratory diagnosis and vaccines and Secondary bacterial infections and prevention.
The SLSIM in collaboration with the Hill Country Clinical Society conducted a regional meeting on Thursday, the 21st of June 2018 at the District General Hospital, Nuwara Eliya. Informative lectures on topics such as Tropical diseases in the Central province, Evaluation and Management of chronic diarrhea, Approach to Management of Hypertension were conducted by eminent […]
The Jaffna regional meeting was held on 22 nd of December 2016 at Medical Students Hostel Auditorium attended by around 100 participants mainly medical officers and Post Graduate trainees in and around the Jaffna Peninsula. Contributions towards the academic programme were made by Regional members of the SLSIM as well as Physicians from Jaffna University […]
The second Regional education programme was held successfully in Kurunegala at the auditorium T H Kurunegala on 18 th August 2016 with the collaboration of Kurunegala Clinical Society. There were about 100 participants from in and around Kurunegala region. The topics covered a wide area in the field of internal medicine and included lipid management, […]
The inaugural regional education programme was held at Teaching Hospital Kandy on 15th July 2016. This was well attended by over 120 doctors in the region. Approximately 50% were accommodated from regional peripheral hospitals and rest from three teaching hospitals in the region. (Kandy, Peradeniya, Sirimavo Childrens Hospital) Contributions towards academic programme were made by the […]