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This site,
of the

Allergy and Immunology Society of Sri Lanka

is established to promote and develop
Immunology and Allergology in Sri Lanka.

Our Objectives are,
  1. To provide a forum for clinical, basic and applied science professionals interested in allergy and immunology.

  2. To promote the academic development, continued education and exchange of knowledge, skills and technical support in the field of allergy and immunology amongst members and as well as non-members.

  3. To establish a resource center (National Institute of Immunology) to promote, guide and coordinate research, research training, product development and technology transfer, collaboration with national and international research institutions and organizations in allergy, immunology and allied fields.

  4. To promote public awareness in the field of allergy and immunology.
This Immunology Forum was initiated in year 2000 with the participation of thirty seven founder members representing clinical and basic science disciplines. AISSL Membership is open for medical, dental, veterinary and science graduates and the associate membership for technical personnel of the related fields.

AISSL holds biennial scientific sessions to present their research and to further their professional and academic development.

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6th Biennial Scientific Sessions of AISSL 14th – 15th June 2012.
Venue: Aldo Castellani Auditorium, Medical Research Institute, Colombo 8.


8.00 - 8.15 a.m.
8.15 – 9.15 a.m.
Free papers - Session 1 - Basic Immunology
9.15 - 9.45 a.m.
Guest Lecture I : Dr. A.B. Singh

Significance of cross reactivity in clinical diagnosis and therapy
9.45 – 10.00 a.m.
10.00 - 10.30 a.m.
Guest Lecture II : Prof. Frank Thien

Immunological mechanisms of drug hypersensitivity
10.30 – 11.30 a.m.
Free papers - Session II - Clinical Immunology
11.30 – 12.00 noon
Guest Lecture III : Prof. Connie Kateralis
Food allergy
12.00 – 1.00 p.m.
Lunch / Poster Session
1.00 – 2.00 p.m.
Free papers – Session III - Basic Immunology
2.00 – 2.30 p.m.
Guest lecture IV : Prof. Connie Kateralis
Urticaria and angioedema
2.30 – 3.00 p.m.
Guest lecture V : Prof. Jayamini Seneviratne
Immunological abnormalities in atopic dermatitis
3.00 – 3.15 p.m.
3.15 – 4.15 p.m.
Free papers – Session IV
4.15 – 4.30 p.m.
Case Discussion
Dr. Anoma Siribaddana
4.30 p.m.
Awarding of Prizes and Conclusion
  • Members: Rs. 800.00
  • Non-members: Rs. 1000.00
  • Undergraduate students & Associate members: Rs. 500.00