Mrs. Viniththira. Jegapragash - B.Sc. in Nursing

Senior Lecturer in Nursing Gr II and Coordinator for Nursing

 

 e mail address;

viniththira@gmail.com

viniththira@univ.jfn.ac.lk

     

    • Coordinator Nursing, at Unit of Allied Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine from 01.12.2018 for one year
    • Coordinator for IQAC/UAHS
    • Secretary of the Jaffna Science Association Section C Medical Sciences in the year 2013/2014 and 2014/2015.
    • Treasurer of the Faculty of medicine teachers association from October 2012 to January 2017
    • Member of Graduate Nurses Foundation of Sri Lanka
    • Member of the ALERM course Committee
    • Member of Physiological Society of Sri Lanka
    • Presented research abstract titled “Evaluation of Glycemic control, BMI, and knowledge on Diabetes Mellitus among Patients with Type II Diabetes Mellitus Based on Gender” at International Woman Conference, Sri Lanka on 21st July 2018.
    • Presented research abstract titled “Knowledge, Compliance, and Factors Influence the Compliance of Universal Precautions among Nurses” in the Jaffna University International Research Conference-2012 (JUICE-2012).
    • Presented research abstract titled “Preliminary Study on Self Medication Practice Among Allied Health Sciences Students, University of Jaffna” in the Annual Scientific Sessions of The Jaffna Medical Association (JMA) 2014.
    • Presented research abstract titled “Study on Self Medication Practice Among The Nursing Students of College of Nursing, Jaffna” in the Annual Nursing Congress of The Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians on 30th July 2015
    • Presented research abstract titled “Practice of Self-medication among the Nursing Students of a College of Nursing in the Northern Part of Sri Lanka” in the international conference on “Optimizing Healthcare Quality: Teamwork in Education, Research, and Practice” 24th June 2016, Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University, Thailand

    Full paper:

    • Viniththira, V., Tipaporn, W. and Chomphoonut, S. (in press). Glycemic Control and Related Factors of Patients with Type II Diabetes Mellitus in Northern Sri Lanka. Nursing Journal, 49 (Sup).
    • Viniththira, V. and Sivapalan, K. (2014).  Knowledge, Compliance, and Factors Influence the Compliance of Universal Precautions among Nurses. Jaffna University International Research Conference-2012 (JUICE-2012). Eds. Nimalathasan, B., Ramanan, A. and Thabotharan, K. Harikanan (Pvt.) Ltd., Jaffna, Sri Lanka, pp. 136-140 http://repo.jfn.ac.lk/med/handle/701/722/browsetype=author&order=ASC&rpp=20&value=Viniththira%2C+V

     

    Abstracts: 

    • Viniththira, J. and Aravinthan, M. (2018). Evaluation of Glycemic control, BMI, and knowledge on Diabetes Mellitus among Patients with Type II Diabetes Mellitus Based on Gender. Conference Guide and Abstracts Booklet of International Woman Conference Sri Lanka on Woman Empowerment and leadership in post war context on 21stand 22ndJuly 2018. pp. 18

    • Viniththira, V. and Sivapalan, K. (2012).  Knowledge, Compliance, and Factors Influence the Compliance of Universal Precautions among Nurses  In: ‘Capacity building in the post-war context’.  Proceedings of the abstract of Jaffna University International Research Conference-2012 (JUICE-2012). Eds. Nimalathasan, B., Ramanan, A. and Thabotharan, K. Harikanan (Pvt.) Ltd., Jaffna, Sri Lanka, pp. 110 (http://www.jfn.ac.lk/juice2012/papers/TrackE/JUICE12-TrackE-pg110.pdf)

     

    • Viniththira, V. and Kamalarupan, K. (2014). Preliminary Study on Self Medication Practice Among Allied Health Sciences Students, University of Jaffna. Proceedings of Abstracts of Annual Scientific Sessions of The Jaffna Medical Association (JMA) 2014. pp. 45-46

     

    • Viniththira, V. and Kamalarupan, K. (2015). Study on Self Medication Practice Among The Nursing Students of College of Nursing, Jaffna. Abstract presentation in the Annual Nursing Congress of The Sri Lanka College of Paediatricians 30th July 2015

     

    • Viniththira, V. and Kamalarupan, K. (2016). Practice of Self-medication among the Nursing Students of a College of Nursing in the Northern Part of Sri Lanka. Abstracts of oral presentation of the international conference on “Optimizing Healthcare Quality: Teamwork in Education, Research, and Practice” 24th and 26th June 2016, Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. pp. 125