Community Medicine curriculum was reviewed and revisions were incorporated. This
revised curriculum is being implemented for the batch of 2009.
A platform for exchange of information on existing
training programmes in public health by the partner institutions
Following programmes were presented at
Undergraduate Community Medicine curriculum of
1. Faculty of Medicine,
University of Colombo
2. Faculty of Medical Sciences,
University of Sri Jeyawardenepura
3. Faculty of Medicine,
University of Peradeniya
4. Faculty of Medicine,
Faculty of Health-Care Sciences, Eastern University of Sri Lanka
The certificate course on Field epidemiology,
conducted by the Epidemiology Unit.
Diploma in Community Health conducted by Dept.
of Public Health in University of Kelaniya
information on public health training programmes conducted by various
organizations in the country
Information on public health training programmes conducted by various
organizations in the country other than
undergraduate community medicine training programmes in the medical faculties,
was collated and a report was formulated and presented.
Basic course on teaching/ learning methods and assessment techniques