“Achieving Sustainable Development Goals: primary health care perspective in Sri Lanka and way forward” - 23rd of March 2016

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Revision course in Community Medicine

The college of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka commences a revision course in Community Medicine for Medical Officers who wish to apply their theoretical knowledge into public health practice. Further, they can use this course as preparation for selection examination for admission to the MSc (Community Medicine/Community Dentistry) course. Click here for more information. 

Welcome to the College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka

The first professional association of public health officers in Sri Lanka was the Society of Medical Officers of Health which was established during the British colonial era on 26 November 1927. Association was established with a view to safeguarding interests of it’s members and promoting public health in the country and stimulating interests of the public in matters relevant to their health. Over the years, the association grown up with its membership and changed its name as the “Ceylon Public Health Association” and then as the “Sri Lanka Association of Community Medicine”. In 1994, the membership unanimously resolved to convert the association as The College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka with an initial membership of 180. The membership consists of specialists in Community Medicine as well as from other specialties. 



Annual Academic Sessions of the College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka 1st to 3rd September 2016


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Instructions for submission of abstracts

 Abstract submission form 


Programme at a glance 



Important notice: If your internet connection is slow, it is recommended to submit your abstract directly to the given email address since uploading of attachment over a long period will expire the session.  



Revision course in Community Medicine

Committee to review the Medical Service Minute

Copy of the Notice 

Journal of CCPSL

The Journal of the College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka is the Official Publication of the College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka.


Submit an article to the CCPSL Journal 

Article Submission Guidelines

Dr Deepika Attygalle (0094112681311)
Dr Shamini Prathapan (0094714852269)
Dr Vindya Kumarapeli (00940718965277)
Dr Upul Senarath
No 06, “Wijerama House”
Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07
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