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Presidential Induction

The ceremonial induction of the new president of the college, Prof. Antoinette Perera was held at HNB Towers on 13th June 2015. The new president was inducted by the immediate past President Dr. K Chandrasekher.

Revised Summary Guidelines for Clinical Management and Laboratory Investigation of Patients with Seasonal Influenza Virus Infection

Revised Summary Guidelines for Clinical Management and Laboratory Investigation of Patients with Seasonal Influenza Virus Infection

Change of the National Immunization schedule MMR, LJE vaccination

Change of the National Immunization schedule MMR, LJE vaccination  Testing for novel influenza A (H1N1) virus

Election of Office Bearers 2015 – 2016

Election of Office Bearers 2015-2016

40TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE COLLEGE OF GENERAL PRACTITIONERS OF SRI LANKA

40TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF
THE COLLEGE OF GENERAL PRACTITIONERS OF SRI LANKA

SUNDAY, 26TH APRIL 2015 AT 5.00 P.M. AT THE NEW BUILDING LECTURE HALL, FACULTY OF MEDICINE, COLOMBO

Advertising by General Practitioners

The public expects the family physicians to demonstrate professionalism while caring for their clients.

Convocation Address by Prof. Narada Warnasuriya – at MCGP Diploma 2014 Awards ceremony

I aim to recount some of the highlights, as reflecting on the past, enables better appreciation of the present strengths and emboldens you to aspire to greater heights. As the newest recruits to the College, I intend to prod you in this direction.

“Reflections on General Family practice” Prof Leela de A Karunaratne’s book

“This book is a collection of my reflections on general family practice and they reveal my thoughts on the practice of the discipline, Family medicine” say Prof Leela de A Karunaratne in her preface to the book.

“Papaya juice in dengue fever” Research artcles by Dr Sanath Hettige in 2008 and newer articles in world literature

Studies have indicated that the juice of the leaves of the Carica papaya plant from the family Caricaceae could help to increase the platelet levels in dengue patients.

Advising ourselves about values in Family Practice

A valuable book published by the College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka is “Advising ourselves about values in Family Practice. A soft copy is now available as a pdf document.