Annual Research Session-2017

The ARS is designed to showcase the work of academics, researchers and students from selected disciplines, as the purpose of research and creative activity is to share your work with the larger academic community.
This year, we, Faculty of Health-Care Sciences welcomed all the presenters and participants representing a variety of disciplines.

DAY 01 - Thursday 12th October 2017

Chief Guest Address
“Nurturing Healthier Minds – Strategies to empower the community to coping with stress”
By: Professor. Daya Somasundaram
Time: 9.50 – 10.35 a.m.
Key Note Speech I
“Modular protein domains as basic units of the code of cell signaling & as actionable targets of therapy for a plethora of human diseases
By: Professor. Marius Sudol
Time:11.00 – 11.45 a.m.

Plenary Lecture I
“Assessments as an integral part of educational environment: The Current trends”
By: Dr. Madawa Chandratilake
Time: 3.30 -4.00 p.m.

DAY 02 - Friday 13th October ,2017

Key Note Speech II
“Intermittent Fasting, Epigenetics and Stroke”
By: Professor. Thiruma Valavan Arumugam
Time: 8.45 – 09.30 a.m
Plenary Lecture II
“Ethical Issues in Paediatric Health Research”
By: Dr.M.G.Sathiadas
Time:11.00 – 11.30 a.m.

Panel Discussion
“Are we wasting our waste?”
Panelist include:
Commissioner/ Representative from Municipal Council/Batticaloa.
Mr. Sri Ram, Director, Indian Green Service.
Representative from three local Institutions from Batticaloa who manage their waste in eco-friendly manner.
Time: :01.30 p.m. – 03.30 p.m.


1. Economics & Management

2. Food & Agriculture

3. Health Sciences

4. Social sciences & Humanities

5. Science & Technology






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Annual Research Session-2017 Brochure




ARS-2017 Registration Form




ARS-2017 Declaration Form




ARS-2017 Authors Guidelines