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CERTIFICATE COURSE IN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

The much awaited certificate course in occupational safety and health by the College of general practitioners of Sri Lanka commences on 7th December 2014.

Those who wish to join please contact the college office.

CODE OF CONDUCT FOR TEACHERS AND LEARNERS

A valuable document “Code of Conduct for Teachers and Learners” was published as a booklet during the 40th academic sessions of the College in Oct 2014.

Free Health camp held at Ittapana on 11th May 2014

A free medical camp was help on Sunday the 11th of May 2014 in Ittapana a village, about 20-25 KM away Matugama

Communication in patient referral in Sri Lanka; The problems and solutions. By Dr. R. P. J. C. Ramanayake

Referral of patients to hospitals, specialists and other institutions is an essential part of primary health care. Patients are referred to specialists when investigation or therapeutic options are exhausted in primary care or when opinion or advice is needed from them.

CALLING FOR FREE PAPERS

40th Annual Academic Sessions 18th October 2014 CALLING FOR FREE PAPERS Abstract forms: Abstract Form Abstract should reach the College office on or before 12th September 2014 Hony. Secretary College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka 6, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 7. Tel: 2698894

B D J de Silva Oration

B D J de Silva Oration 18th October 2014 (The Oration is open to all Medical Officers) The topic should be relevant to General Practice Script of the Oration (5 copies) should reach the College Office on or before 12th September 2014 Guidelines – should be based on innovative work done in family practice, preferably […]

M P M Cooray Award College Oration

M P M Cooray Award College Oration 17th October 2014  (The Oration is open to all Medical Officers) The topic should be relevant to General Practice Script of the Oration (5 copies) should reach the College Office on or before 12th September 2014  Guidelines could be obtained from the College office.   Hony. Secretary College […]

MCGP – 2014 EXAMINATION RESULTS

College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka MCGP Examination 2012/2014 Pass List (Subject to confirmation by the Council of College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka) Amarathilaka K B W G Anthony  C M A Anuruddha G M N Atapattu C L K Athukorala K A D P M P Attanayake  B A C Batcha […]

DISPENSING MEDICATIONS; WHAT SHOULD BE MENTIONED ON THE LABEL?

In Sri Lanka most of the general practitioners dispense medications from their practices. When medicine is dispensed necessary information should be mentioned on the label (envelop) to ensure compliance, to get the maximum therapeutic benefit from the medicine and to minimize the risks associated with its use.

New Council 2014-2015

The Following office bearers were elected unanimously for council for the year 2014- 2015 at the 39th Annual General Meeting of the college of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka