"Health for Humanity: Leading the way"

RuFARS is a multidisciplinary event covering all fields of Allied Health Sciences which provides an opportunity for researchers to share their research findings and innovative ideas with peers, practitioners, policymakers, and implementers.


Annual Research Symposium of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences will be held virtually on 26th August 2021

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Chief Guest

Snr. Prof. Sujeewa Amarasena
Vice Chancellor
University of Ruhuna

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Shalini Sri Ranganathan
Professor in Pharmacology and Specialist in Paediatrics
Faculty of Medicine,
University of Colombo

Important Dates




  • Conference date – 26th August 2021 (virtual)

  • Abstract submission deadline - 31st May 2021

  • Abstract submission deadline - 15th June 2021

  • Notification of Acceptance - 15th June 2021

  • Registration opens on - 15th June 2021


Abstract Submission




Instructions for the presenting authors

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The conference will be held virtually.



4th Research Symposium of the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Ruhuna

Message from the Chairperson

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Ruhuna proudly organises this Research Symposium for the 4th consecutive year and is scheduled to be held on 26th August 2021. The conference theme of this year is ‘Health for Humanity: Leading the way’ and aiming to divulge new expansions in health sciences towards uplifting the health and well-being of humankind. Therefore, RuFARS 2021 will provide a platform for delegates from diverse fields of health sciences and academia to exchange ideas and presenting their valuable research works.

On behalf of the organizing committee, I invite you to submit your research abstracts for RuFARS 2021.

Be motivated. Share new knowledge. Broaden the mind.

Dr. Sewwandi Subasinghe
Chairperson - RuFARS 2021
Faculty of Allied Health Science
University of Ruhuna

THE OVERALL BEST PRESENTATION AWARDS

These awards will be provided for the most outstanding oral and poster presentations of the entire conference

Oral

1st Place
2nd Place
3rd Place
Merit Awards

Poster

1st Place
2nd Place
3rd Place
Merit Awards