Speciality Days – An Update on COVID19 Vaccination and Treatment

Speciality Days – An Update on COVID19 Vaccination and Treatment

Sri Lanka commenced COVID 19 vaccination for health care workers and frontline workers on the 29th of January 2021. An update on COVID 19 vaccination and treatment was held as a webinar in collaboration with the Sri Lanka College of Internal Medicine. The resource persons included Dr. Maheshi Ramasamy (Consultant Physician, John Radcliff Hospital, Oxford), Prof Malik Peiris (Professor of Virology, School of Public Health, Hong Kong), and Prof. Neelika Malavige (Professor on Immunology and Molecular Medicine, University of Sri Jayewardenepura), Dr. Harsha Sathischandra (Consultant Physician and President-Elect, SLCIM) and Dr. Ananda Wijewickrema (Consultant Physician and Immediate Past President CCP). The event was moderated by Dr. Upul Dissanayake.