Department of Nursing

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

Mrs. Jeewanthi Ekanayaka

Official Address :

Department of Nursing,
Faculty of Allied Health Sciences,
University of Peradeniya,
Augusta Hill, Sri Amarawansa Mawatha
Sri Lanka

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  • Reading for online Master programme in Integrated Health Science – University of Kristianstad, Sweden
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing(special) Degree, University of Sri Jayewardenepura

  • Registered Nurse- Sri Lanka Nursing Council
  • Diploma in Counselling and psychotherapy- Institute of psychological studies, Colombo
  • Demonstrator (Temporary) in B.Sc. Nursing Programme at University of Sri Jayewardenepura from, 05.06.2013 to 06.11. 2014

  • Locum nurse at the Central hospital, Colombo

  • Internship trainee at Damrivi Foundation, Sri Lanka

  • Psychiatry and mental health nursing
  • Child health nursing
  • Occupational health
  • Non communicable diseases
  • Researches related to nursing practice
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    Conference Abstracts

  • Oral presentation and publication of abstract on A study on catarrhal features experienced by undergraduates in the Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, presented at The Annual Academic Sessions– 2013. The Open University of Sri Lanka held on 27-28 November 2013 at The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala.

  • Currently conducting a research study on Perceived challenges, barriers and needs of the B.Sc. Nursing undergraduates in meeting learning objectives in the clinical settings at university of Sri Jayewardenepura.