SUSL Staff Directory

Mrs. W.K.D.S.A. Wickramarachchi

Lecturer (prob.)

shashini@appsc.sab.ac.lk

Qualifications

Qualification

B Sc (Hons) in Physical Education – Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka - 2014

Diploma in Exercise and Sport Science – University of Peradeniya – 2013


 


Profile

Personal Mission Statement: “To live life fully, honestly, and compassionately while making a positive impact on all those around me”


Membership of Professional Bodies/Associations

Member and Grade “B” Netball umpire in Netball Federation of Sri Lanka

Member of the Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka


Research Interests

Physical Fitness, Physical Activity and NCD’s

Health education curriculum

Physical education curriculum

Critical approaches to health and physical education


Current Research Projects

H.A.C.S. Hapuarachchi, W.K.D.S.A. Wickramarachchi, Non Communicable Disease Prevalence, Associated Metabolic Risk Factors and Physical Activity Level of Sri Lankan State University Academics: with reference to SUSL


Recent Publications

  • Wickramarachchi, W.K.D.S.A., Hapuarachchi, H.A.C.S., Senanayake, W.D.W. 2017. A study of physical activity level of government teachers in Colombo district, International Conference on Sport Management 2017 - ICSM2017, Hochi Minh City, Vietnam. pp. 307-313. (Full Paper)

 

  • Wickramarachchi, W.K.D.S.A., Hapuarachchi, H.A.C.S., Senanayake, W.D.W. 2017. A study of physical activity level of government teachers in Colombo district, Wayamba International Conference 2016 - WinC 2016, Sri Lanka. pp. 185. (Abstract Only)

 

  • Wickramarachchi, W.K.D.S.A, Wijesooriya, M, Jayasekara S. 2018. An examine on susceptibility of Eating Disorders among National Level Lean and Non-lean Female Athletes in Sri Lanka, Wayamba International Conference 2018 - WinC 2018, Sri Lanka (Abstract Only)

 

  • Wickramarachchi W.K.D.S.A., 2018 Effect of a shoot training programme with a reduce hoop diameter rim on shooting performance in netball players in Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka, International Conference on Sports and Exercise Science 2018 - ICSES 2018, Bangkok, Thailand. (Abstract Only)

Completed Research Projects

  • Wickramarachchi W.K.D.S.A., Ekanayake E.M.I.K., 2018. Assessment of government workers motives for physical activities in local governments Maho in Sri Lanka 2018. 

 

  • Wickramarachchi, W.K.D.S.A., Hapuarachchi, H.A.C.S., Herath, H.M.M.B., 2017 Develop a motor potential test battery for under 19 school national basketball players in Sri Lanka 2017. 

 

  • Wickramarachchi, W.K.D.S.A., Hapuarachchi, H.A.C.S., Vidanaduruge S.L., 2017. The prevalence of female athlete triad among selected national athlete in Sri Lanka 2017. 

 

  • Wickramarachchi, W.K.D.S.A, Gunasekara S, 2018. Effect of aqua aerobics on body composition, body mass, lipid profile and blood count in middle-aged sedentary women in Sri Lanka 2018. 

 

  • T.M.G Chandani, W.K.D.S.A. Wickramarachchi, H.S.P Welagedara, 2018. Relationship between physical fitness and academic achievement in junior secondary school children in OKI International School Sri Lanka 2018. 

 

  • G.H.R.A Sugandhika, W.K.D.S. A Wickramarachchi, H.M.S.U Bandara, 2018. Physical activities and mental health: the association between exercises and mood of prisoners in Sri Lanka 2018.