Mrs. P.N. Hewabatage

Lecturer(Probationary) in Nursing

B.Sc. (Nursing) (OUSL),RN

Faculty of Health Sciences

Central Campus, Dep. of Nursing, The Open University of Sri Lanka, nawala

Office: 112881325, Ext: 325


I graduated from The Open University of Sri lanka in 2016. I joined OUSL as a Lecturer (Probationary) in 2018.  My research interests lie on the areas of gynaecology and obstetrics.

Areas of Specialization:


Research interests:

Reproductive health



Course Coordination:

NGU5406 Psychiatry and Mental Health Nursing


Oral presentations

  1. Ariyarathne, S. S.  De Silva, H. D. W.  Hettiarachchi, D. R.  Gunawardana, K. W. S.  Hewabatage, P. N. & De Silva, B. S. S.  (2017). Work-related barriers for university education: Special reference to undergraduate nurses. National Health Research Symposium of Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine.
  2. Hewabatage, P.N, Gunawardhana, L.K..M.P, Gunarathna, M.K.N.S, Bandara, E.M.S & De Silva B.S.S (2016). Reasons for Primary Sub-fertiliy among Couples Attending Sub-fertility Clinics at Two Government Hospitals. Paper presented at the Open University Research Sessions. Colombo
  3. Shyamalee, H.M., Pushpakanthi, U.D.K., Neranji, M.W.N., Vithanarachchi, M.T., Hewabatage, P.N., & De Silva, B.S.S. (2018) Work Related Factors for Low Back Pain Among Intensive Care Nurses. Proceedings of 1st Symposium of Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Ruhuna, November 8th 2018, p.57
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