Department of Public Health & Pharmacology

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Our Vision

The vision of the Department of Veterinary Public Health and Pharmacology is to be the leading focal point imparting high quality academic programmes and undertaking research in the specific areas of Veterinary Public Health, Food Technology & Quality Assurance and Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology.

Our Mision

The mission of the department of Veterinary Public Health and Pharmacology is to ensure animal welfare, occupational health and safety while conserving biodiversity and attempt to implement early diagnostic methods in emerging zoonotic diseases, monitoring food borne pathogens and chemical residues in order to safe guard the public and consumers of food of animal origin.

Contact us

Head of The Department
Dr. R. S. Kalupahana
Phone : +94 81 2395754
Fax : +94 81 2389136
E mail: ruwanikalupahana@yahoo.com
Department Office: +94 81 2395751

Postal Address

Department of Veterinary Public Health & Pharmacology
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science
University of Peradeniya
Peradeniya 20400 Sri Lanka