NRC Research Grants 2013



"Presenting Research”

A lecture discussion on oral/poster presentations

Dr. Murali Vallipuranathan


Consultant Community Physician,

Management, Development and Planning Unit, Ministry of Health

PhD Scholar, King’s College, London

Organized by the

College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka

Date: Wednesday 27th February 2013

Time 12.15- 1.30 pm

Venue: Auditorium, Family Health Bureau

CPD (Continuous Professional Development)

2 creditpoints will beawarded


FAIRMED Foundation - SLMA Research Grants in Neglected Tropical Diseases 2013 (Readvertisement)

Three grants are offered to researchers in Sri Lanka in the area of Neglected Tropical Diseases (total value of the Grant SLR 1,000,000). Following submission of completed proposals by the deadline below, three projects will be selected by a SLMA expert panel. The selection criteria for funding, in addition to the technical soundness of the proposal, would be:

Relevance of the research project to Sri Lanka

Relevance to control programmes operating in Sri Lanka

Clarity in the identification of the problem

Appropriateness of the methodology to be adopted

Academic credentials of the applicant

Ability to complete the project within a reasonable time period

Multi center collaboration within Sri Lanka

Preference will be given to projects on Leprosy and Leishmaniasis.

Application Deadline: 15th March 2013