Training Program Managed by

Dr. Sunil de Alwis ( Additional Secretary - Medical Services: Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka)

Dr. Sudath Samaraweera (Deputy Director General: Education, Training and Research), Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka

Dr. Dilantha Dharmagunawardene (Director: Training, :Education, Training and Research Unit, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka)

Dr. Thilina Wanigasekera (Director: Research, :Education, Training and Research Unit, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka)

Dr. Samantha Ranasinhe (Registrar in Medical Administration, Post Graduate Institute of Medicine, University of Colombo) 


Training Program Coordinated by

Dr. Sumal Nandasena (Consultant  Community Physician, National Institute of Health Sciences,  Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka)


IT Support for the online platform by

Dr. Chaminda Weerabaddana (Registrar in Health Informatics, Post Graduate Institute of Medicine, University of Colombo) 



    Available courses

    There is a frequent need of conducting the research to practice the evidence based medicine. Research Methods are the tools and techniques for conducting research. Scientific method of conducting the research is important and reflect in the quality of the results. This training programme is designed to educate the participants on theoretical concepts and improve the hands on skills.

    Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka encourage quality scientific in-country research.   This training course is offered under the Deputy Director General of Health Services: Education, Training and Research. This training course has designed with minimum disturbances to participants which include only workshops of three days and online distance learning.