Dr J. Rumaiza had joined as an undergraduate student in the University of Colombo in 1994, and completed her undergraduate degree with first Class Honours successfully. On 17th Sep 2007, she joined as a medical officer at the Ayurvedic Teaching Hospital,Borella. She worked there for 9 years with utmost sincerity and dedication. While she was working as a medical officer, she obtained a scholarship to follow her Post graduate degree in India.Therefore, she joined as a PG scholar in Master of Surgery in Gynaecology and Obstetrics in Unani at Rajiv Gandhi University in Bangalore, India and studied for 3 years. On 7th Dec 2016, she joined as an academic staff (Senior Lecturer Grade II) in IIM, University of Colombo and since then she has been serving as a Senior Lecturer Grade II in the Department of Amraze Niswan,Qabalat Wa Atfal in Unani section.
During her period, Dr J. Rumaiza was appointed to various Academic positions. She has served as an Exam Coordinator, Mentor, Coordinator of the New Entrants and member in examination and other important boards.
Dr J. Rumaiza has published articles in international journal papers in the field of Gynaecology in Unani.

Qualifications, Fellowships and Certifications

  • BAMS

    Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery, First Class (Hons)

    University of Colombo.

  • MS

    MS in Ilmul Qabalat Wa Amraze Niswan,

    Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India

  • Certificate

    Successfully completed Certificate in Teaching

    Higher Education at SDC University of Colombo

  • Education level 2000

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Workshop and Trainings

  • Online Research Methodology Workshop conducted by Education, Training and Research unit, ministry of health
  • Training course in Panchakarma Therapy with Theory and Practical at Mansuva Institute of Ayurveda and Traditional medicine
  • Advance Course and Examination of Application & Treatment of Acupuncture in Oriental Medicine
  • Workshop on Research Methodology in Unani Medicine at NIUM, Bangalore
  • Workshop on World Activity Record on Diabetes in Novo Nordisk Education Foundation, Bangalore
  • Training of Trainer Programme on Cancer Prevention and Control Conducted by National Cancer Programme Ministry of Health Sri Lanka
  • Abstract Writing Workshop on National Health Research Symposium at the Medical Research Institute.
  • Online Research Methodology Training Programme conducted by Education, Training & Research Unit, Ministry of Health.
  • New Trends in Natural Products Research and its Potential Applications in Medicine and Cosmetics at College of Chemical Sciences Institute of Chemistry Ceylon.
  • Workshop on “Establishing a culture of care for animal research through harmonization”.
  • MCQ paper setting.
  • Blue printing.
  • Curriculum development
  • LMS programme


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    Senior Lecturer

    Institute of Indigenous Medicine