Ethics Review Committee

  • TOR is developed on the basis of guidelines of the World Health Organization and approved by the Faculty Board and the Senate.
  • The membership is elected by the Faculty Board according to the TOR
  • Applicants are requested to read the guidelines and the relevant sections of the TOR and submit all relevant documents along with the application to avoid delays.


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(Please click the link below to download the necessary documents)

  1. Term of References Download PDF

  2. Standard operating procedure Download PDF

  3. Guide to Applicant Download PDF

  4. Application form Download WORD

  5. Paying in Voucher Download PDF



 Prof. K. Sivapalan

Associate Professor in Physiology

Department Of Physiology

 Faculty of Medicine


Dr. K. Kandeepan,

Senior Lecturer in Biochemistry,

Faculty of Medicine,

University of Jaffna


Dr. S. Sivansuthen 

Consultant Physician
Teaching Hospital, Jaffna

 Dr. S. Ambihaipakan
Senior Lecturer in Anatomy
Faculty of Medicine
University of Jaffna

Rev. Fr. Stalin Rajendram 
Catholic Chaplain 
Mr. V. T. Sivalingam      
Dr. (Miss) J. Sinnaiah 
Senior lecturer in Animal Science
Department of Animal Science
Faculty of Agriculture
Dr. S. Sivashamugarjah, 

Senior Lecturer in Siddha Medicine,

Unit of Sidddha Medicine,

University of Jaffna     

Dr. T. Eswaramohan
Senior Lecturer in Zoology
Faculty of Science
University of Jaffna
Dr. K. Muhunthan          
Senior lecturer in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Faculty of Medicine
Dr. S. Sivaganesh 
Regional Epidemiologist
RDHS, Jaffna
Mr. S.Pathmanathan                    
Retired Principal of Teachers’ Training College
      Dr. T. Chenthooran
Lecturer in Anatomy
Department of Anatomy
Faculty of Medicine
Dr. N. Umashankar,

Lecturer in Paediatrics,

Faculty of Medicine University of Jaffna

Dr. J. Pratheepan

Senior Lecturer in Medicine,

Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna

Dr. R. Surenthirakumaran
Lecturer in Community Medicine
Department of Community Medicine
Faculty of MedicineDr. T. S. Navaratinaraja

Senior Lecturer in Pharmacology,

Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna

Dr. S. Rajendra

Senior Lecturer in Surgery,

Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna

Dr. S. Kannathasan

Senior Lecturer in Parasitology,

Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna