The Department of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Sweden, and the International Center for Research and Development (ICRD), Sri Lanka, jointly organise an International Conference on Global Public Health (GPH 2012) in Colombo 3–4 December 2012. Scientists and experts in the field are invited to participate. The keynote speakers are Professor Peter Byass, Director of the Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, and Dr. Ananda P. Dasanayake, Professor of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry and School of Nursing. Deadline for submitting abstracts is 15th July. More information.