Antibiotic Awareness Week November 2017

WORLD ANTIBIOTIC AWARENESS WEEK 2017 WHO declared the week from 13th to 19th November 2017 as the World Antibiotic Awareness week. SLCM repeatedly reminded the membership on this important event and posters in all three languages relevant to this event were distributed among Consultant Microbiologists…

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The official Facebook page of the SLCM

Dear all, The official Facebook page of SLCM has now been created. Please visit the page and forward to your friends. https://www.facebook.com/The-Sri-Lanka-College-of-Microbiologists-1121908244613476/ Thank you Dr Enoka Corea President Sri Lanka College of Microbiologists No.06, “Wijerama House”, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka

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The Siri Wickremesinghe Oration 2017

The Siri Wickremesinghe Oration will be held at the Sri Lanka Foundation on Friday 10th March 2017.

The Orator will be Prof Faseeha Noordeen, Professor in Microbiology at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya. The topic of the oration will be “Dengue in Sri Lanka – Past and the Present Trends”.

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Combating Antimicrobial Resistance- In Sri Lanka

Update on activities for combating antimicrobial resistance- In Sri Lanka The following members represent SLCM at meetings related to AMR activities. Jayanthi.P. Elwitigala – Consultant Microbiologist     –          NSACP KumuduKarunaratne – Consultant Microbiologist     –          LRH Shirani Chandrasiri –Consultant Microbiologist      –          CSTH GeethikaPatabendige…

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