Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM)

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


SSM Scientific Publications Awards - 2022

 As a part of the Society’s endeavor to broaden its contribution to scientific development, the Sri Lanka Society for Microbiology (SSM) calls for applications for SSM Scientific Publications Awards.

The award is given for abstracts presented at the last two SSM conferences (SSM – 2020 and 2021 that have subsequently been published as a full text paper in a peer reviewed journal. Publication in predatory journals will not be considered for this award

If you are a SSM member with such a publication, please email your paper and a copy of the abstract from the Book of abstracts of the  10th  and 11th Annual Conference and Scientific Sessions of SSM (2020 and 2021) with a covering letter, your full name and address and if appropriate, a work or institutional address to  Closing date for submissions - 30.9.22

The award will be presented at the 12th SSM Conference on the 21st of October 2022

While thanking you in advance for your cooperation, we look forward to your participation as well as support for this event.

 Prof Vasanthi Thevanesam  -   President / SSM

SSM Scientific Publications Awards was introduced by Prof F Noordeen from SSM 2017 to motivate scientists from different areas of microbiology to publish work presented at the Annual conference of SSM in a peer reviewed journal.

Annual Scientific Sessions

Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lankan Society for Microbiology (SSM)

to be held on the 21st of October 2022

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 Sri Lankan Society of Microbiology - Jaffna Chapter