COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Situation Updates Update on COVID-19 vaccines By Prof. Neelika Malavige  MBBS (Col.), MRCP (UK), AFHEA, DPhil (Oxon),FRCP (Lond), FRCPath (UK) SARS-CoV2 viral infection resulting in COVID-19 has resulted in over 64 million infections and almost 1.5 million deaths within a period of 11 months….

The Induction of President & Siri Wickremesinghe Oration 2020

The Induction of President & Siri Wickremesinghe Memorial Oration 2020 of the Sri Lanka College of Microbiologists was held on the 29th of February 2020 at the “ Grand Ballroom”, Galle Face  Hotel  Colombo 3. Dr N. Shirani Chandrasiri was inducted as the President of…

Message from the President 2019-2020

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to our website. We are beginning the third decade of this century and we all have a common goal, uplifting the microbiology services in the country. Improving knowledge is one such way and newsletter, Continuous Medical…

The Council – 2019/2020

President                 Dr. N. Shirani Chandrasiri President Elect        Prof. Nadira Karunaweera Vice President   Dr. Geethika Patabendige Joint Secretaries Dr. Jananie Kottahachchi Dr. Dushani Jayawardhana  Treasurer Dr. Nadisha Badanasinghe Editor  Prof. Neluka Fernando Council members         Prof. Ajith Nagahawatte (ex officio) Dr. Malka Dassanayake Dr. Jayanthi Elwitigala Dr. Sujatha…

The Siri Wickremesinghe Oration 2020

  “ Towards a polio free world – contribution from Sri Lanka” Dr. Sunethra Gunasena, MBBS Diploma in Medical Microbiology, MD in Medical Microbiology Senior Lecturer and Consultant Virologist Department of Microbiology Faculty of Medicine, University of Ruhuna, Karapitiya, Galle   The Siri Wickremesinghe Memorial…

INDUCTION OF Dr N. Shirani Chandrasiri AS THE PRESIDENT 2020

    Dr N. Shirani Chandrasiri was inducted as the President of Sri Lanka College of Microbiologists on the 29th of February 2020 at the “Grand Ballroom”, Galle Face Hotel, Colombo. Professor Ajith Nagahawatte, the outgoing president of the SLCM introduced Dr N Shirani  Chandrasiri …