The Council – 2020/2021

President Prof. Nadira Karunaweera   President Elect Dr. Geethika Patabendige   Vice President Dr. Rohini Wadanamby   Immediate Past President Dr. N. Shirani Chandrasiri   Hon. Secretaries              Dr. Madhumanee Abeywardena Dr. Nilakshi Samaranayake   Hon. Treasurer Dr. Sumudu Suranadee   Editor Prof. Neluka Fernando  …

Contributions for the Annual Bulletin of the Sri Lanka College of Microbiologists 2021

The 30th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lanka College of microbiologists is scheduled to be held from 25th to 27th of August 2021. The Annual Bulletin of the Sri Lanka College of Microbiologists will be published to coincide with the sessions. The aims of…

LABORATORY INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM – NIHS Kalutara

By Dr R.JayasuriyaConsultant MicrobiologistsNIHS Kalutara The ministry of health and the Sri Lanka Collage of Microbiologists has initiated the process to move away from the paper based system and to implement a common Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) in all state sector microbiology laboratories. The…

A DREAM ON INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL COMING TRUE

Strengthening infection prevention and control in hospitals and community is an essential component in combating antimicrobial resistance (AMR). This has been stressed by the World Health Organization by recognizing “Reduce the incidence of infection through effective sanitation, hygiene and preventive measures” as the third strategic…