Faculty of Allied Health Sciences
A team of South Korean delegates from the Departments of Nursing and Dental Hygiene of Choonhae College of Health Sciences, Ulsan City, South Korea visited the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya on 18 th January, 2019.
Carrier Guidance workshop for 2012/13 batch of students conducted by the Department of Nursing, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences was successfully held on 26 th of November 2018 with the help of alumini of the Department of Nursing at the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences. The head, Department of Nursing Dr. Rasika Illeperuma did welcome the gathering by highlighting the value of effective carrier guidance for the nursing graduates who have just completed their university education.
The workshop and training program on “Emergency and Disaster Management” targeting the nursing students of batch 2014/2015 was successfully held on 10 th December, 2018 at the Nursing Skills Lab,
2012/2013 batch of Nursing undergraduates of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences successfully conducted the community health education program at the Hidagala area, Gangawatakorale, Kandy. Students conducted this extended community visit project for 16 weeks of duration assessing and addressing the issues of the general public.
The President’s Awards for Scientific Publication was held on November 2018. This year, two academic of department of Nursing, University of Peradeniya received awards for their research, published in 2016.
The traditional Lamp Lighting and Oath Taking Ceremony organized by the Department of Nursing for its 11th batch of undergraduate students was successfully took place on 25th July 2018, at the Diamond Jubilee Building of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya.
Placing an apparent record in the history of Nursing Profession in Sri Lanka the “International Nursing Congress 2018” organized by the Department of Nursing, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Peradeniya was held on 6th and 7th, April 2018 at the Oak Ray Regency Hotel, Kandy. The congress was partnered by Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, USA and Department of Nursing Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia.