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The Young Researchers' Symposium-2019

Inspiring the next generation of innovators and scientists


This invitation is for all student research groups of MBBS Batch 25 and SHS Batch 6 to submit their abstracts for the above conference scheduled to be held on 13th March 2019. This is an opportunity for our young researchers to communicate their research in a scientific forum and to get exposed to contemporary research in the field.

  1. Abstracts must be submitted in English.
  2. The abstract must be submitted online on or before 15th February 2019 using the link to the google form provided below.
  3. Abstracts should describe original work conducted by students.
  4. Name(s) of author(s), should be stated clearly (surnames with initials) and according to the order they must be published in the abstract book.
  5. Please state the name of the author who will be presenting at the symposium.
  6. The abstract should not exceed 250 words excluding the title and author(s) details and be structured according to the following sub sections:
    • Background
    • Objective/s
    • Method
    • Results
    • Conclusions & Recommendations
    • Keywords (Up to 5)
  7. The title should not exceed 150 characters
  8. For further information or clarifications please contact
    • Dr. Manuja Perera (Dept of Public Health)
    • Dr Dilmini Karunaratne (Dept of Medical Education)
    • Ms. Dumini De Silva (Dept of Disability Studies)

Abstract submission extended until 15th Friday, February, 2019.


YRS 2019 - Online Abstract submission form


Organized byThe Departments of Medical Education, Public Health & Disability Studies.


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