mrs-p. ruvini l. dabare

RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS


 

Mrs.  P. Ruvini L. Dabare

Mrs. P. Ruvini L. Dabare B.Pharmacy

Lecturer (Probationary)
Department of Allied Health Sciences

Telephone - Office : +94 11 2881618     Mobile : +94 71 6138636
E-mail : ruwinidabare@gmail.com


 

ORIGINAL ARTICLES


 

  • P.R.L. Dabare, C.A. Wanigatunge, B.V.S.H. Beneragama, 'A national survey on availability, price and affordability of selected essential medicines for non communicable diseases in Sri Lanka.' BMC Public Health 2014 14:817.
  • N.R. Samaranayake, P.R.L. Dabare, C.A. Wanigatunge, B.M.Y Cheung, 'The pattern of abbreviations use in prescriptions: a way forward in eliminating error-prone abbreviations and standardization of prescriptions', Current Drug Safety, 2014; 9 (1), 34 -42

 

 

ABSTRACTS


 

  • Dabare P.R.L, Samaranayake N.R, Wanigatunge C.A, Cheung B.M.Y. "Interpreting abbreviations in prescriptions by pharmacists: A direct observational study" CMJ 2014: 59 (1)
  • Dabare PRL, Wanigatunge CA, Beneragama BVSH, 'The availability and affordability of essential medicines for non communicable diseases in Sri Lanka'' CMJ, 2014: 59 (1)
  • N.R. Samaranayake, P.R.L. Dabare, C.A. Wanigatunge, B.M.Y Cheung, 'The use of inappropriate abbreviations in prescriptions', CMJ, 2013: 58 (3)

 

 

PRESENTATIONS


 

Oral Presentations

  • Dabare PRL, Wanigatunge CA, Beneragama BVSH, ‘The access to essential medicines for non communicable diseases in private sector of Sri Lanka’ International conference of multidisciplinary approaches (iCMA 2015), University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, September 2015
  • Dabare P.R.L, Samaranayake N.R, Wanigatunge C.A, Cheung B.M.Y. Interpreting abbreviations in prescriptions by pharmacists: A direct observational study - 127th Annual Sessions, Sri Lanka Medical Association, Colombo, July 2014
  • P.R.L. Dabare, K.A.V.D. Sooriyakoon, M.D.J.Wijayabandara. Pharmacognostic study on Coccinia grandis (L) Annual Sessions, Pharmaceutical Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo, July 2011.

 

 

Poster Presentations

 

  • Anuradha UK, Senevirathna MAL, Peiris MM, Hewageegana HGSP, Arawwawala LDAM, Siriwardhene MA, Dabare PRL, Kudavidanage BP, Gunasekara TDCP. Development and in vitro evaluation of a Garcinia zeylanica aqueous cream as a potential antiseptic. Tradmed International 2017 - Sri Lanka conference, Water's Edge, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka, November 2017
  • Gunawardana SLA, Jayanika STC, Dabare PRL, Siriwardhene MA. Microbial contamination of selected non-sterile pharmaceuticals in OPD pharmacy of a teaching hospital. International conference of multidisciplinary approaches (iCMA 2017), University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, September 2017
  • Senevirathna MAL, Anuradha UK, Peiris MM, Hewageegana HGSP, Arawwawala LDAM, Siriwardhene MA, Dabare PRL, Weerasekera MM,Fernando SSN, Kudavidanage BP, Gunasekara TDCP. Formulation of a Garcinia zeylanica herbal aqueous cream as a potential antiseptic and determination of the antimicrobial activity in vitro. Scientific sessions-2017, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, May 2017
  • Dabare PRL Wanigatunge CA, Beneragama BVSH, 'Availability, price and affordability of essential medicines for selected non communicable diseases in Sri Lanka' Annual Scientific Sessions, Pharmaceutical Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo, Aug 2015
  • Dabare PRL Wanigatunge CA, Beneragama BVSH, 'The access to essential medicines for selected non communicable diseases in Sri Lanka', Scientific sessions-2015, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, April 2015
  • Dabare PRL Wanigatunge CA, Beneragama BVSH, 'The availability and affordability of essential medicines for non communicable diseases in Sri Lanka - 74th World Congress of FIP - Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences - Bangkok, Thailand 2014
  • Dabare PRL, Wanigatunge CA, Beneragama BVSH, 'The availability and affordability of essential medicines for non communicable diseases in Sri Lanka -127th Annual Sessions, Sri Lanka Medical Association, Colombo, July 2014.
  • N.R. Samaranayake, P.R.L. Dabare, C.A. Wanigatunge, B.M.Y Cheung. The use of inappropriate abbreviations in prescriptions. 126th Annual Sessions, Sri Lanka Medical Association, Colombo, July 2013.

 

 

GRANTS / AWARDS / SCHOLARSHIPS


 

  • Merit award for indexed journal publication from National Science Foundation of Sri Lanka for A national survey on availability, price and affordability of selected essential medicines for non communicable diseases in Sri Lanka -2014.
  • The Commonwealth Masters Scholarship - 2015 by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (Ref. no: LKCS-2015-665)
  • Principal investigator of World Health Organization (WHO Reference 2012/291742-0) awarded research to conduct the survey on "Availability and Affordability of Essential medicines for non-communicable diseases in Sri Lanka" in 2012/2013.

 

 

CURRENT RESEARCH - CO-SUPERVISOR


 

  • Development of topical dosage form from stem aqueous extract of Psychotria sarmentosa and evaluation of in vitro anti-inflammatory activity.
  • Development of a fairness topical formulation from aqueous extract of Magnifera indica stem.

 

 

PEER REVIEW


 

  • Rathish, Devarajan, et al. "Availability of essential medicines in selected public, primary and secondary health care institutions of a rural Sri Lankan district: a spot survey." BMC Health Services Research 17.1 (2017): 11.