The Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM), in the year 2010, formed as a society for the gathering of clinicians, scientists and students to serve the purposes of disseminating knowledge and skills pertaining to microbiology within Sri Lanka
The SSM conducts and organizes lectures, seminars and workshops to disseminate knowledge and skills pertaining to microbiology within Sri Lanka. Activities in the past have included.
The Sri Lankan Journal of Infectious Diseases is the official journal of the SSM and is published as a biannual open access journal. It is a multidisciplinary journal publishing articles addressing infectious diseases in particular.
Creating spaces to connect is the ethos of the SSM and via its many platforms, provides interacting and collaborating opportunities to both its membership as well as those sharing similar interests in microbiology.