Regional Meetings

Regional meeting at District General Hospital Polonnaruwa, Polonnaruwa

Year: 2015

Venue: Auditorium, DGH Polonnaruwa

Program

 

08:15 - 08:45

Registration

08:45 - 08:50

National anthem & lighting of the oil lamp

08:50 - 08:55

Welcome address

Dr KPC Pushpakumara, President, Polonnaruwa Clinical Society

08:55 - 09:00

Address by President, ASN

Dr Sudath Gunasekera, President, Association of Sri Lankan Neurologist

09:00 - 09:30

Fast tracking diagnosis of the fascinating nervous system

Deshamanya Vidya Jyothi Dr J B Peiris, Consultant Neurologist, Patron ASN

09:30 - 10:00

Principles of diagnosis and management of idiopathic Parkinson’s disease

Dr Dharshana Sirisena, Consultant Neurologist, TH Kurunegala

10:00 - 10:30

Clinical evaluation of ptosis

Dr A T Alibhoy, Consultant Neurologist

10:30 - 11:00

An overview of sleep disorders

Dr Janaka Waidyasekera, Consultant Neurologist, TH Peradeniya

11.00 - 11.30

Tea

11:30 - 12:00

Headache - cases

Dr Champika Gunawardana,  Consultant Neurologist, DGH Polonnaruwa

12:00 - 12:30

Overview of childhood epilepsies

Dr Anuruddha Padeniya, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, LRH, Colombo

12:30 - 13:00

Acute stroke

Dr Dilum Palliyeguruge, Consultant Neurologist, TH Anuradhapura

13:00 - 14:00

Neurology Quiz

Dr Thashi Chang, Consultant Neurologist and Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine Colombo

14:00

Lunch

 

Regional meeting at North Colombo Teaching Hospital, Ragama

Year: 2015

Venue: Auditorium, CNTH, Ragama

Program

 

08:15 - 08:45

Registration

08:45 - 08:50

Lighting of the oil lamp

08:50 - 08:55

Welcome address by the President,  Colombo North Clinical Society

Dr Yasath Weerakkody

08:55 - 09:00

Address by the President, Association of Sri Lankan Neurologist

Dr Sudath Gunasekera

09:00 - 09:30

Thrombolysis in acute stroke

Dr Senaka Bandusena, Resident Neurologist, NHSL

09:30 - 10:00

Acute management of ischaemic stroke: getting the basics right

Dr Udaya Ranawaka, Consultant Neurologist and Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine NCTH

10:00 - 10:30

Stroke rehabilitation: recent advances and future therapies

Dr Padma Gunaratne, Consultant Neurologist, NHSL

10:30 - 11:00

Headache for the non-neurologist

Dr Thashi Chang, Consultant Neurologist and Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine Colombo

11.00 - 11.30

Tea

11:30 - 12:00

Evaluation of Vertigo

Dr Darshana Wijegunasinghe, Consultant Neurologist, NCTH

12:00 - 12:30

Childhood epilepsy: diagnostic challenges

Dr Jithangi Wanigasinghe, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist and Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine Colombo

12:30 - 13:00

Management of peripheral nerve injuries

Dr Kolitha Karunadasa, Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, NCTH

13:00 – 13:30

Interactive session

Dr Sunethra Senanayake, Consultant Neurologist, NCTH

13:30

Lunch

 

Regional meeting at District General Hospital Polonnaruwa, Batticoloa

Year: 2015

Venue:

Program

Time

Topic

08:15 - 08:45

Registration

08:45 - 08:50

National anthem & lighting of the oil lamp

08:50 - 08:55

Welcome Address

Dr. Chithra Vamadevan, President, Batticoloa Medical Association

08:55 - 09:00

Welcome Address

Dr. A. T. Alibhoy, President, Association of Srilankan Neurologists

09:00 - 09:30

Acute Stroke management

Dr Dilum Palliyaguruge

09:30 - 10:00 

Epilepsy - when & how to treat

Dr Bimsara Senanayake

10:00 - 10:30 

Parkinson's disease

Dr Thashi Chang

10:30 - 11:00 

 

Febrile seizures 

Dr Jithangi Wanigasinghe

11.00 - 11.30 

Tea break

11:30 - 12:00 

Diagnostic approach to Peripheral Neuropathy

Dr Gamini Pathirana

12:00 - 12:30

Headaches that shouldn’t be missed

Dr Arjuna Fernando

12:30 - 13:00

Central Nervous System Infections

Dr Champika Gunawardhana

13:00 - 13:30

Epilepsy in Pregnancy

Dr Ajantha Keshavaraj

13:30 

Lunch