Book on ‘Guide to Injury Management’ launched at Admiral Somathilaka Dissanayake Auditorium

A ceremony to launch the book on ‘Guide to Injury Management’ authored by an Administrative Officer of Health in the Sri Lanka Navy, Commander Thilak Malalagama took place at the Admiral Somathilaka Dissanayake Auditorium yesterday (22 November).

The event was graced by the Chief of Staff of the Navy, Rear Admiral Neil Rosayro as the Chief Guest and it was also attended by Professor Arjuna De Silva, attached to the Faculty of Medicine in Ragama, University of Kelaniya as a Guest of Honour.

The book which is written on injury management, encompasses a wide range of subject matters pertinent to the field. The publication is the first of its kind written by the author and the first copy of it was presented to the Rear Admiral Rosayro on this occasion. Subsequently, copies of the book were distributed among the distinguished guests.

Addressing the gathering, Professor Arjuna De Silva went onto highlight the importance of the subject area on which the book has been compiled and its validity to the contemporary society. Director Generals of the Navy, senior officers, family members of Commander Malalagama and a host of sailors were present on this occasion.