Commonwealth Medical Association Conference


The 24th Triennial Conference of the Commonwealth Medical Association will be held from 14 to 16 October 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Prof. Vajira H. W. Dissanayake, Chairperson, Organising Committee says ‘We are living in a globalised world where Digital Health is transforming healthcare and making it possible for healthcare to be delivered in a more efficient and productive manner rationally using the meager healthcare resources especially in the developing world where there is a large gap between the optimal recommended and actual healthcare workforce on the ground. I look forward to welcoming you in Colombo.’

Dr. Solaiman Juman, FRCS President of the Commonwealth Medical Association ‘Dear Colleagues, Greetings from the Commonwealth Medical Association (CMA). It is with great anticipation that I am looking forward to the the 24th CMA Triennial meeting in Sri Lanka…Over the period 2013-14, the CMA has been exploring the role of ICT in all aspects of Health care and the Sri Lankan Medical Association (SLMA) has been at the fore front of these activities…Looking forward to seeing you there.’

Prof. S. Arulrhaj, MD, FRCP (G) Chairman, Commonwealth Medical Association Trust, U.K. ‘My dear Commonwealth Colleagues, Warm Greetings from Commonwealth Medical Association and Trust… the Commonwealth is a good mix of Developed, Developing and Under Developed Nations of the Globe with a population over 2 Billion. Out of which 60% are youth, the future of this Commonwealth and world. …the current Challenge is handling the upsurge of Non Communicable Diseases. The key is Digital Health, linking the Caregivers and users by Information’s Technology… Let us create a Healthy Vibrant Commonwealth. Bestwishes,’