Dean’s List Awards and Teaching Excellence Awards – Faculty of Medicine
A ceremony to confer Dean’s List Awards (2018, 2019, 2020) and Teaching Excellence Awards was held on 28th of November 2021, at the New Building Theatre of the Faculty of Medicine with the distinguished presence of the Dean, of the Faculty of Medicine, Vidya Jyothi Chair and Professor Vajira Dissanayake, award recipients and academic and administrative staff of the Faculty of Medicine. The event was graced with the presence of former Deans Emeritus Professor Lalitha Mendis, Emeritus Professor Sanath Lamabadusuriya, Emeritus Professor Harsha Senevirathne, Vidya Jyothi Emeritus Professor Rohan W. Jayasekara and Emeritus Professor Jennifer Perera. This ceremony was organized with the intention of motivating students and the staff to aspire for excellence.
The Vice-chancellor of the University of Colombo, Professor Chandrika N Wijeyaratne forwarded a special video message to congratulate the students who were identified as suitable to be in the Dean’s List. The Chairperson of the Awards, Scholarships, Fellowships and Orations Committee Professor S. Sivaganesh and the Coordinator of the Internal Quality Assurance Cell, Professor Asela Olupeliyawa also expressed their best wishes to the award winners.