The 16th Congress of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology

The 16th Congress of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology Today, Prof. Athula Sumathipala delivered a keynote speech on “Epidemiology of conflict, migration and mental health in Sri Lanka” at the 16th Congress of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology, held in Melbourne, Australia. The theme of this year’s congress is “Priorities in Global Mental…

WHO – World Health Day Exhibition

WHO – World Health Day Exhibition Let’s Talk’ – mental well-being exhibition, organized by WHO Sri Lanka, was held on 7th April 2017, at Independence Arcade Colombo to celebrate the World Health Day which is celebrated on April 7th each year to mark the founding anniversary of the World Health Organization. The theme for World…

Round table discussion on Ethical practices and Teachings

Round table discussion – Ethical practices and Teachings followed by the local institutions in Sri Lanka Following the inauguration ceremony of International Ethics Teachers’ Training Course a round table discussion, led by Institute for Research and Development was held to discuss existing ethical practices, opportunities for teaching ethics, teaching methods followed in Sri Lanka and…