The Kandy Society of Medicine (KSM) - Sri Lanka

Prize for Health Research PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 26 October 2015 00:00

This is awarded annually to scientists who have consistently carried out research and thus generated new knowledge and understanding of health related issues in Sri Lanka. The Prize, which is a considerable some of money arising from a trust designated for this purpose, has acquired a prestige among health professionals and the public.



Year Recepient Research work
2014 Prof R Sivakanesan Cardiovascular  NCD
2013 Prof Vajira Weerasinghe Neuroscience
2012 Prof WM Tilakaratne Oral Cancer
2011 Prof Sarath Lekamvsam Osteoporosis
2010 Prof Upali Illangasekara Diabetics
Prof SAM Kularathne Infectious Diseases
2008 Prof. Mirani Weerasooriya Filariasis
2007 Prof. Janaka De Silva Gastroenterology
2006 Not awarded
2005 Not awarded
2004 Prof. Iranganie Thabrew Herbs in Ayurveda
2003 Not awarded
2002 Prof. Sunethra Atukorale Nutrition
2001 Not awarded
2000 Not awarded
1999 Prof. Kamani Tennekoon Reproductive physiology
1998 Prof. Vasanthi Thevanesam Salmonella typhi infections
1997 Prof. Shanthi Mendis Coronary artery disease and hypertension
1996 Prof. Eric Karunanayake Molecular biology
1995 Not awarded
1994 Prof. Nimal Senanayake Intermediate syndrome
1993 Prof. Kamani Mendis Malaria

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