# Name Department Title
1 P.W.G.D.P. Samarasekara, R.A.N. Dilsha, A.S.D. Wickramasinghe, H.A.D.B. Amarasiri, D.H. Pathirana Pharmacy Possible drug-drug interactions in the prescriptions of discharged patients at a selected hospital in Colombo District.

Abstracts:

Mamunuwa AMVGN, Jayamanne SF, Coombes J, De Silva A, Lynch CB,Wickramasinghe NDD. Pharmacist counselling; a new practice for improving outpatient management of diabetes in Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka Medical Association – 131st Anniversary International Medical Congress, 2018
De Silva, DTN, Fernandopulle, BMR, Yasarathna, KWGKP, Wijesinghe, KGCD, Gunasekara, ADM, Beneragama, BVSH, Panapitiya, L, Weerarathne, ED, Antithrombotic Medicines in State Sector of Sri Lanka from 2006 to 2017: Utilization, Expenditure and Gaps in Access.-131st Anniversary International Medical Congress of the Sri Lanka Medical Association, 2018.
Fernandopulle, BMR, Wijesinghe, KGCD, Yasarathna, KWGKP, De Silva, DTN, Beneragama, BVSH, Panapitiya, L, Sri Ranganathan, S, Weerarathne, ED, Trends in Utilization of Antibiotics Over a 25 Year Period in The State Sector (1993 – 2017) in Comparison with Documented Antimicrobial Resistance Patterns to Escherichia Coli in Sri Lanka. -131st Anniversary International Medical Congress of the Sri Lanka Medical Association, 2018.
Gunasekara, ADM, Fernandopulle BMR, De Silva DTN, Panapitiya, L, Beneragama, BVSH, Weerarathne, ED. Impact of the priority medicines for Non-Communicable Diseases circular on the availability of medicines in the Medical Supplies Division, Sri Lanka.-International Conference on Health Sciences (ICH 2018) organized by the Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, – 2018.
Warusavithana, SP, Kumudumala, RHJ, Balasuriya, A, Nelumdeniya, NRM, De Silva, DTN.  Assessment of knowledge, attitudes and practices among patients on consumption of medicines at RajyaOsusala, Colombo 07. – ‘Annual Scientific Sessions of the Pharmaceutical Society of Sri Lanka, 2018.
Full papers:
Wickramasinghe, A.S.D., Kalpitha, A.A.N., Perera, P.P.R., Chandrika, U.G. A preliminary study on Estimated Glycaemic Index and microstructure of starch, in boiled Cucurbita moschata (squash) found in Sri Lanka. International Journal of Advanced Research; 2018,6(5),506-512 doi:10.21474/IJAR01/7058
Shanika, L.G.T., Wijekoon, C.N., Jayamanne, S., Coombes, J., Perera, D., Pathiraja, V.M., Mamunuwa, N., Mohamed, F., Coombes, I., Lynch, C., De Silva, H.A. and Dawson, A.H., 2018. Opportunities for medication review and reconciliation by a clinical pharmacist to prevent drug-related hospital readmissions: evidence from a case series in Sri Lanka. Pharmaceutical Journal of Sri Lanka,8(1),pp.61–http://doi.org/10.4038/pjsl.v8i1.38
Amarasiri, H. A. D. B., and S. S. K. B. M. Dorabawila. “Does Electronic Medical Records MakeCost Benefits to Non-Profit Seeking Health Care Institutes?” International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications(IJSRP),vol.8,no.5,2018,pp.159–166.,doi:10.29322/ijsrp.8.5.2018.p7726.

De Silva, T. and Fernandopulle, B.M.R., (2018). Fostering reflective capacity in undergraduate pharmacy education in Sri Lanka.  Pharmaceutical Journal of Sri Lanka,8(1), pp.28- 37.http://doi.org/10.4038/pjsl.v8i1.33

# Student Names Supervisor & Co-supervisor/s Research Topic Student Advisor
1 Amila Heenkanda, M.Jeyanatha, Nilanthi Samaraweera, M.Niranjala Dr.Lalith Senarathne (University of Rajarata) An assessment of patient satisfaction in OPD at NHSL of Sri Lanka Ms. Nimmi Dilsha
2 Harendra Kurrupu, K.T.P.Ranadeva, G.H.P.Sampath, K.A.L.S.Karunarathna Snr.Prof. B.M.R. Fernandopulle (General sir John Kotelawala Defence University), Indunil Priyangika (OUSL) Quality standards of essential medicines from different counries analysed by NMQAL
3 Eranga Samanthilaka, M.N.A.Vithanage, S.S.G.Ganegoda, G.N.D.Samaranayake Indunil Priyangika (OUSL) Determining the adherence level of pharmacies to the National Medicine Authority Guideline based on GPP
4 Lalith Bandara, S.R.A.Pushpakumara, E.M.N.Karunarathna, D.R.C.K.Ariyarathna Dr.Asanka Pallegedara (Wayamba University), Mr. RMSD Edirisinghe (Teaching Hospital, Kununegala) Knowledge and practices on oral anticancer drug of cancer patients Sujivee Wickramasinghe
5 Asanka Gajadeera, B.A.O.Karunarathna, H.N.D.JayatilakeM.Y, Misbahun Nisa Snr.Prof. B.M.R. Fernandopulle (General sir John Kotelawala Defence University) The impact of pharmacist counselling on knowledge attitude and adherence to Clomiphene Citrate inpatients attending sub fertility clinic at Castle Street Hospital for Women. Thisuri de Silva
6 Lakmal Rathnayake, M.U.Kudagamage, H.M.H.Herath Indunil Priyangika (OUSL) Evaluation of the effectiveness of communication of quality failure batch/product withdrawals at government hospitals
7 I.A. Pathirana, K.K.D. Kamani, Shabnam Musthary, K.D.S. Peraera Mr.Aravinda Siriwardena (University of Sri Jayewardenepura) Evaluation of the potency of selected paediatric oral powder divided dosage form dispense in LRH hospital, Sri Lanka Dhanushka Amarasiri
8 Gayani David, K.A.I. Thilakarathna, H.A.P. Gunawardena Dr.J.Wijayabandara (University of Sri Jayewardenepura) Quality & stability studies of Amoxicillin capsules available in the market Dhanushka Amarasiri
9 Surangi Ranasinghe, L.T.Madhushanka, T.Mohanashanthan Dr.Dhanusha Thambavita (University of Colombo) Knowledge, practices and attitude regarding use of paracetamol among adults in Sri Lanka Nilani Mamunuwa
10 W.Nidangoda, H.W.M.Bandara, U.S.Wijenayake, M.M.A.B.Premarathna Dr.A.M.S.D.Eriyagama (Base Hospital, Gampola), Dr.N.K.C.Gunarathna (National Institute of Health Sciences) Factors associate with prevalence of psoriasis and its’ exacerbation in two selected provinces in Sri Lanka Nilani Mamunuwa
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