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CCP

Annual Conference
2020

CCP Annual Conference 2020
Free Paper Sessions

This year has been a challenge to everyone with the global pandemic affecting all walks of life. However, it was heartening to see that “Research” in Sri Lanka is very much alive despite many hardships brought on by the current context. This year’s abstract submissions were of high quality and demonstrates the scientific prowess of our own researches and their dedication to science. Please take some time to peruse theoral and poster presentations that were on show at the CCP Annual Conference 2020. We hope these snippets inspire great research questions and more collaborations in the future!

Award Winning Papers

E M Wijerama award for the best presentation

OP-12: VALIDATION OF THE WORLD HEALTHORGANIZATION/ INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF HYPERTENSION (WHO/ISH) CARDIOVASCULARRISK PREDICTIONS IN SRI LANKANS BASED ON FINDINGS FROM A PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY

K Rajasuriya Award for the best poster presentation

PP-18: PREVALENCE OF PATHOGENICAUTOANTIBODIES AND CLINICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF PATIENTS SUSPECTED OF AUTOIMMUNEENCEPHALITIS IN SRI LANKA

Deshamanya Dr. J B Peiris Award for thebest presentation in Neurology

OP-08: SEIZURE PATTERNS, PRECONCEPTION CAREAND PREGNANCY OUTCOMES IN WOMEN WITH EPILEPSY IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL

WAS De Silva award for the best paper on Tropical Disease

OP-02: ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY OFPATHOGENIC LEPTOSPIRA SPP. FROM HUMAN LEPTOSPIROSIS IN SRI LANKA

National Stroke Association of Sri Lanka Award for the Best Presentation on Stroke

OP-10: USEFULNESS OF BERG BALANCE SCALE,SIX MINUTE WALK TEST AND TIMED UP AND GO TEST AS FALL RISK PREDICTORS IN POSTSTROKE ADULTS ATTENDING REHABILITATION HOSPITAL, RAGAMA

Best Outstation Research Award – Best Research work in an outstation setting

PP-06: ASSOCIATED COMORBIDITIES, TARGETACHIEVEMENT OF YOUNG HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS WITH ESSENTIAL HYPERTENSIONATTENDING THE VP /OPD CLINIC, PROVINCIAL GENERAL HOSPITAL, BADULLA

Henry Rajaratnam Award - Best free paper Endocrinology Diabetes Metabolism

PP-12: ARTERIAL INSUFFICIENCY IN ERECTILEDYSFUNCTION ASSOCIATED WITH DIABETES; A PRELIMINARY CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY

Best clinical audit – Award for the best clinical audit

PP-20: A CLINICAL AUDIT ON RECOGNITION ANDMANAGEMENT OF STROKES IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL OF SRI LANKA

Free Paper Sessions

9:00-9:25am

How to start a research project

Prof Janaka de Silva (SL)

9:25-9:50am

Critical appraisal of a research paper

Dr Udul Hewage (AUS)

9:50-10:20am

Study design

Prof A Pathmeswaran (SL)

10:20-10:45am

How to get ethics clearance

Prof Chandanie Wanigatunge (SL)

10:45-11:15am

Tea break

11:15-11:40am

How to write the paper

Prof Anuja Premawardena (SL)

11:40am-12:05am

How to get your paper published

Prof Senaka Rajapakse (SL)

12:05-12:30pm

What the PGIM want from your research project

Prof S Lekamwasam (SL)

12:30pm

Lunch

Oral Presentation 1

Oral Presentation 2

Oral Presentation 3

Oral Presentation 4

Oral Presentation 5

Oral Presentation 6

Oral Presentation 7

Oral Presentation 8

Oral Presentation 9

Oral Presentation 10

Oral Presentation 11

Oral Presentation 12

Oral Presentation 13

Oral Presentation 14

Oral Presentation 15

Oral Presentation 16

Oral Presentation 17

Oral Presentation 18

Oral Presentation 19

Oral Presentation 20

Poster Sessions

Poster session 1

Poster Session 2