Mr.Sankarapillai Sujendran

MNSc(Adelaide),BSc Nursing (Hons), PBDN, Dip. in Nursing, Cert. in Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing, Cert. in Epidemiology, Cert. in Biostatistics
Lecturer (Prob.)
Department of Supplementary Health Sciences
Faculty of Health-Care Sciences
Eastern University, Sri Lanka

 
Publications
  1. Sujendran S., “Being a bed bound patient with skeletal traction for the management of fractured femur-an interpretive study” (pp1-192) Abstract presentation at 44th Asia Pacific Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) Conference- 2012,13-18,October 2012, at BMICH, Colombo.

  2. Sujendran S., “Level of awareness regarding foot care among diabetic patients” (PP2-40) (pp1-192) Abstract presentation at 44th Asia Pacific Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) Conference- 2012, 13-18, October 2012, at BMICH, Colombo.

  3.  S.Sujendran, U.Senarath, Josepha J, “Feeding practices among children aged 6 to 36 months, in the eastern province of Sri Lanka”,  Abstract presentation at  iPURSE -2014 , (International Research Session - University of Peradeniya), 4-5 July, 2014.

  4. S.Sujendran, U.Senarath, Josepha J, “Prevalence and Predictors of under nutrition among children aged 6 to 36 months, in the eastern province of Sri Lanka”, presented at HETC Symposium-2014, 7-8 July 2014, at Hotel Galadhari, Colombo.

  5. S.Sujendran, U.Senarath, Josepha J, “Predictors and prevalence of under nutrition among children aged 6 to 36 months, in the eastern province of Sri Lanka”, presented at SLMA international research session 2014, 17-19 July 2014, at BMICH, Colombo.

  6. S.Sujendran, U.Senarath, J.Joseph, “Experience of Public Health Midwives as nutrition counselors for mothers/ care givers on behalf of children aged 6-36 months, in eastern province of Sri Lanka, presentation and Full paper presentation at KDU International Research Conference,  2014,   21-22 August 2014.

 

 

Research Interests

    1. Preschooler Nutrition

    2. Public Health Nutrition

    3. Non communicable diseases

     

Ongoing Research
  1. Effectiveness of a nutrition counseling intervention for mothers or care givers of preschool children aged 6 to 36 months, in the eastern province of Sri Lanka

  2. Patients’ satisfaction about the care rendered by nurses in teaching hospital Jaffna, general hospital Vavuniya and general hospital Trincomalee

  3. The influencing factors associated with suicidal attempt among patients hospitalized at teaching hospital, Batticaloa.

  4. Prevalence and types of injuries among patients treated in teaching hospital, Batticaloa

 

 

Teaching

Teaching to;
-  BSc Nursing (Internal) students
-  BSc Nursing (External) students

 

Awards
  •  Award for Outstanding Performance in Ward Administration and Supervision -2007/2008, at Ibn Sina Hospital, by Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman

 

Positions Held
  1. Coordinator Department of Supplementary Health Sciences  (from 2008  to March 2011)

  2. Coordinator BSc Nursing External Degree Programe(from 2008  to August 2013)

  3. Student Counselor, Faculty of Health Care Sciences ( up to date)

  4. Faculty Representative for Curriculum Committee ( up to date)

  5. Faculty Representative for the Senate ( from 2009 to 2010)

 

 

Contact

Mr.Sankarapillai Sujendran

50, New Road, Batticaloa, Sri Lanka
Email: sankarapillaisujendran@gmail.com
Telephone: +94653642326