Call for Applications

Dr. C. G. Uragoda Lecture on the History of Medicine 2019

This Lecture was established in 2012, to mark the meeting attended by a group of doctors at the Colonial Medical Library in Colombo on 26 February 1887 to discuss the formation of the Ceylon Branch of the British Medical Association, which later became the Sri Lanka Medical Association (SLMA).

The lecture was renamed in 2017 as Dr. C. G. Uragoda Lecture on the History of Medicine to honour the lasting contribution made by Dr. C. G. Uragoda to document the History of Medicine in Sri Lanka.

Hereby applications are called for the lecture to be delivered on 26 February 2019.

Applicants should submit,

  • A short abstract of the proposed lecture (no more than 1 A4 page).
  • A brief curriculum vita (no more than 3 pages).

The speaker should have been considerably associated with and contributed to the field of medicine in his/her chosen topic.

The SLMA wishes to encourage lectures in areas of medicine that have not been covered in previous lectures. A list of past lecture topics are available can be found on the SLMA website – The lecture is delivered on the 26th day of February foundation day of the SLMA every year. Applicants should bear in mind that they must make themselves available the day of the lecture.

Applications should be sent to Dr. Hasini Banneheke, Honorary Secretary, No.06, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07.

Deadline for applications 30th June 2018

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