There is a strong group of Professionals in the UCSC engaged in the eHealth Research Group. It has been active for the past 3 years and the group consists of UCSC staff who are professionals on ICT and external medical consultants to get expert knowledge on the domain of health. They have carried out many projects on Telemedicine (Vidusuwa), Communicable disease surveillance (Nivarana), ICU bed integration (Sathkaara), eHealth eLearning Portal ( and many other research and development on image processing and ayurvedic solutions. This group has many publications in IEEE and other recognised International conferences and has also won other International Awards. Vidusuwa ( – the Patient Centric Telemedicine Solution won the eSwabhimani Award for best e-Content for eHealth in Sri Lanka in 2009 and the Manthan Award for best eContent in South Asia for eHealth in 2009. Vidusuwa has also been selected by the NBQSA (National Best Quality Software Awards in Sri Lanka) to represent Sri Lanka in the field of eHealth in the International APICTA (Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards) in 2010 in Malaysia.