Annual academic conference of Social Psychiatry, Sri Lanka

Annual academic conference of Social Psychiatry, Sri Lanka

Annual academic conference of Social Psychiatry, Sri Lanka was organised on 25th January 2017 at NIMH-Angoda. Dr Jayan Mendis delivered welcome speech. Keynote address was by Prof. Mohan Issac. Prof. Raveen Hanweella, President, Srilanka College of Psychiatrists addressed the Audience. Felicitation of Dr. Jayan Mendis was performed by Dr. H. Gambheera, Prof. Raveen Hanwella talked about – The Humanities: Its Relevance to Psychiatry, Prof. Varuni De Silva about Epigenetics and psychiatric morbidity, Prof. Vajira Dissanayaka about pharmacogenetics, Dr. Ranil Abeyasinghe – Environmental factors causing (EF) depression in Sri Lanka-or EF related to suicide in SL or both, Dr. Swarna Wijetunga about Environmental factors affecting child mental health in Sri Lanka, Dr. Kapila Ranasinghe about Common sexual problem in Sri Lanka and Prof. TSS. Rao addressed audience about Human sexuality, its problems & possible solutions during the occasion.