42nd Annual Academic Sessions of the Kandy Society of Medicine

Annual Academic Sessions 2020 of the KSM Notice

05th - 08th February 2020 at Hotel Grand Kandyan, Kandy, Sri Lanka

 

 

Wednesday 05th February 6:30pm onwards

Inauguration Ceremony and KSM Oration 2020

 

 

Thursday 06th February 2019

   

Friday 07th February 2019

 

Hall A

Hall B

Hall C

 

Hall A

Hall B

Hall C

7.30 am

 

Free Papers

session 1

Free Papers session 2

7.30 am

 

Free Papers session 3

Free Papers session 4

9.00 am

Welcome address by President KSM

8.40 am

Ceremonial Procession

9.05 am

Plenary 1: Cardiology

Pacing devices in cardiac conditions

Dr Madawa Dissanayake

8.45 am

Bibile Memorial Oration 2020

9.40 am

 

Guest lecture 1: Dermatology

Common sense in dermatology

Prof Jayamini Seneviratne

 

9.40 am

Plenary 5: Neurology

Headache

Dr Wimalarathna

10.15 am

Morning Tea

10.15 am

Morning Tea

10.45 am

 

Symposium 1:

Haematology in practice

 

Approach to thrombocytopenia

Prof Anuja Premawardena

 

Blood dyscrasias in childhood

Dr Manel Rathnayake

 

Neutropenic sepsis

Dr Kapila De Alwis

 

Symposium 2:

GI marathon

 

Lower GI bleeding

Dr Bawantha Gamage

 

Chronic diarrhoea

Dr Udaya Kalubowila

 

GORD & Reflux

Dr Amal Priyantha

 

10.45 am

 

Symposium 5:

Neurology for Hospitalist

 

Myoclonus

Dr Janaka Peiris

 

Neuropathies

Dr Shyama Alagoda

 

First seizure

Dr Danushka Rathnayake

Symposium 6:

Hinges & sockets

 

Fracture neck of femur

Dr Sunanda Udagedara

 

Osteoarthritis

Dr Akalanka Jayasinghe

 

Approach to shoulder pain

Dr Uthpala Dissanayke

12.00 pm

 

 

 

Plenary 2: History

A quick history of western medicine

Dr Panduka Karunanayake

 

12.00 pm

 

Plenary 6: Osteoporosis

Rational use of vitamin D and calcium:

Prof Sarath Lekamwasam

12.35 pm

 

 

Plenary 3: Respiratory

Common sleep disorders

Dr Prathibha Dogra

 

12.35 pm

Guest Lectures 2: Diabetes

New oral hypoglycemic agents

Prof Arjuna Medagama

 

1.10 pm

Lunch

1.10 pm

Lunch

2:10 pm

Plenary 4: Radiology

Interventions in Radiology

Dr Sampath Garakgahagoda

1.30 pm – 2.45

Poster Session 1

2:10 pm

Plenary 7: Psychiatry

Substance abuse: new kids on the block

Dr Chathurie Suraweera

1.30 pm – 2.45

Poster Session 2

2.45 pm

 

Symposium 3:

Tackling the NCD menace

(Jointly with SLCIM)

 

Lipid – Risk based approach to dyslipidemia

Dr K V C Janaka

 

Chronic heart failure in adults Dr Madawa Dissanayake

 

Refractory hypertension

Dr T Kumanan

 

 

Symposium 4:

Pearls in women health

 

Common problems in Pre and post pubertal females

Dr Gihan Maggonage

 

Common problems in Pregnant females

Dr Sardha Hemapriya

 

Common problems in Menopausal females

Dr Chaminda Kandauda

2.45 pm

Symposium 7:

NCD & Youth

 

Overcoming challenges in the management of childhood obesity

Dr Wasana Kiridana

 

Diabetes in childhood/adolescent

Dr Navodya Atapattu

 

Psychological issues in childhood

Dr Rasitha Perera

Symposium 8:

Abdomen on fire

 

Acute abdomen

Dr SMM Niyas

 

Acute abdomen in a young female

Dr Chathura Rathnayaka

 

Painful haematuria in an Adult

Dr Kanchana Edirisinshe

 

 

4.00pm

 

Afternoon Tea and conclusion of day events

4.00pm

Afternoon Tea and conclusion of day events

6.30 pm

Annual General Meeting - Hotel Grand Kandyan

7.30 pm onwards

Award ceremony

Induction of new president

KSM dinner