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 […]
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 MD Medicine part II – Clinical Mock exam was held successfully on the 24th of August 2018 at the North Colombo Teaching Hospital, Ragama.
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.
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.