The Foundation Sessions of the KSM was held on 9th of August 2018 at the PGRC Auditorium.

This year, the event was organized in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Association of Geriatric Medicine, under the theme “Caring for the silver years”.

The chief guest was Dr. Channa Ratnatunga, former professor of surgery at the department of surgery, faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya.

The KSM Health Research Prize Oration was delivered by Prof. Suneth Agampodi, Professor of Community Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences of the Rajarata University of Sri Lanka under the title “Leptospirosis, Leptospira and combining epidemiology, microbiology and molecular work in scientific investigation”

A pre-congress workshop was conducted on the 8th of August at Peradeniya Teaching hospital auditorium for all healthcare categories on the theme “Holistic care of the elderly-building teams”.


KSM Foundation Sessions, Academic Congress

In Collaboration With Sri Lanka Association of Geriatric Medicine,

Description Venue Date Time
“Caring For The Silver Years” Plant Genetic Resourses Center ,Gannoruwa , Kandy 9th August 2018 8.00am – 4.00 pm


For Registration please contact:

KSM Office ( Dulanjali )
+94 812 201702 / +94 7795 44474