Dr. F. A. Wickramasinghe oration – 2017
Dr F. A. Wickramasinghe oration for 2017 was delivered by Dr. Ishanka Thalagala, Senior Registrar in Community Medicine. The oration was on “Oesophageal cancer; neglected volcano in Sri Lanka”. The oration was based on the study on oesophageal cancer survivors and the burden of the disease among Sri Lankans.
Deputy Director General (Non Communicable Diseases), Dr. Champika Wickramasinghe and other delegates from the Ministry of Health and the members of the family of Dr. F. A Wickramasinghe were among the distinguished guests.
The event was held on 04th August 2017, at the New Building Lecture Hall, Faculty of Medicine, Colombo.