|CALENDAR OF UPCOMING EVENTS IN PARASITOLOGY FOR THE YEAR 2015
|Year : 2015 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 75-77
Calendar of upcoming events in parasitology for the Year 2015
|Date of Web Publication||22-Jan-2015|
|How to cite this article:|
. Calendar of upcoming events in parasitology for the Year 2015. Trop Parasitol 2015;5:75-7
This calendar lists forthcoming events, e.g. conferences, seminars, workshops, courses, etc.
| International events|| |
1. International Conference on Parasitology (Parasitology-2015)
August 24-26, 2015, Philadelphia, USA
Parasitology-2015 is scheduled from August 24 to 26, 2015 in Philadelphia, USA, which aims to gather the most elegant societies and industries along with the renowned and honorable persons from top universities across the globe. International Conference on Parasitology will be organized around the theme "Addressing New Challenges and Emerging Issues in Parasitology." Parasitology-2015 is comprised of 17 tracks and 97 sessions designed to offer comprehensive sessions that address current issues in Parasitology-2015.
Get more details at: Parasitology.conferenceseries.com
2. British society for Parasitology, Spring meeting 2015
April 16-18, 2015, Liverpool, UK
Liverpool will host the BSP 2015 Spring Meeting at the BT Convention Centre on the banks of the River Mersey from Thursday 16 th to Saturday 18 th of April, 2015. The theme of BSP2015 is "Malaria, neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) and their Vectors." They will hold 3 plenary speakers on the headline themes, followed by a busy scientific programme with invited speakers covering research on: Drugs and diagnostic development, Parasite immunology, Parasite genomics and molecular biology, Geospatial epidemiology and mapping, general parasitology and much more, with open spaces for up to 100 oral and 400 posters presentations. On the final day, they will be holding a Question Time debate entitled: "Conflict, Environment and Ebola: Barriers to Parasite Control and Elimination" to which the headline acts will be invited to be panel members.
Find out more at: http://www.bsp.uk.net
3. 25 th International Conference of the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology
August 15-20, 2015, Liverpool, UK
WAAVP 2015 will bring together parasitologists from around the world to present and discuss the latest advances in their research, as well as important issues relevant to veterinary parasitology.
Find out more at: http://www.waavp2015.com
4. Gordon Conference on "Tropical Infectious Diseases (TIDs): Challenges, Opportunities and Successes"
March 8-13, 2015, Texas, USA
The 2015 Gordon Research Conference on "TIDs: Challenges, Opportunities and Successes," will present cutting edge research on the most prevalent and medically important TIDs. The 2015 Conference will include sessions that focus on important TIDs, such as malaria, arboviral diseases and poverty-associated NTDs. In addition, thematic sessions, including management of parasite drug and vector insecticide resistance, status of vaccine development efforts for TIDs, advancements in vector biology for TID control and diseases targeted for elimination by 2020, will be highlighted.
Get more details at: http://www.grc.org/programs.aspx?id = 13985
5. Keystone Conference on "Co-Infection: A Global Challenge for Disease Control"
March 15-20, 2015, Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil
The goal of this symposium will be to broaden and deepen our understanding of within-host and population level interactions between different co-infecting pathogens and propose appropriate multidisciplinary strategies to move toward clinical and public health solutions, including the delivery of effective vaccination and chemotherapy.
Find out more at: http://www.keystonesymposia.org/15C6
6. Keystone Conference on "The Arthropod Vector: The Controller of Transmission"
May 12-17, 2015, Taos, New Mexico, USA
The Scientific Program proposed represents breadth and depth of current hot topics in vector biology.
Find out more at: http://www.keystonesymposia.org/15E2
7. XIV International Conference on Trichinellosis-14
September 14-18, 2015, Berlin, Germany
The scientific programme will mainly focus on the biology of Trichinella, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and control of this important zoonotic disease, which affects a wide range of veterinary and public health issues.
Find out more at: http://www.ptparasit.org.pl
8. Australian society for Parasitology And New Zealand society for Parasitology-Joint Conference
June 29-July, 2015, Auckland, New Zealand
This joint conference by the ASP and the NZSP intends to cover various burning issues in Parasitology.
Find out more at: http://www.nzsp.science.org.nz
9. EMBL Conference: Biology and Pathology of the Malaria Parasite
May 11-13, 2015, Heidelberg, Germany
This conference series will bring together malaria researchers from Europe and overseas in an integrated and highly collaborated environment. The meeting will provide an enriched environment for researchers at all stages of their career, with a focus on allowing speaking opportunities for early stage researchers. Interactions with international leaders will be encouraged through three dynamic poster sessions and numerous networking opportunities. The meeting will offer an excellent opportunity for sharing ideas and for potential development of new worldwide collaborations.
Find out more at: http://www.globaleventslist.elsevier.com
10. 6 th Scandinavian Baltic Society for Parasitology
Uppsala, Sweden, April 23-24, 2015
The scientific program of the conference is broad and embraces different research aspects with a focus on applied and ecological parasitology, and in particular with a veterinary and medical interest. The conference will include invited speakers, oral presentations, poster session and the SBSP general assembly.
Find out more at: http://www.sbsp.eu
11. Molecular and cellular biology oh helminth parasites VIII
August 31-September 5, 2015, Hydra, Greece,
All major areas of helminth research are included, in 12 thematic sessions. An important aspect of this meeting is the interface between parasite biologists and investigators from worm model systems such as Caenorhabditis elegans, which is proving highly effective at bringing new blood and fresh perspectives into the field.
Find out more at: http://www.hydra.bio.ed.ac.uk
12. The Irish society for Parasitology
June 26, 2015, Belfast, Northern Ireland
The ISP meeting will take place at the Medical Biology Centre, Queens University Belfast. The meeting will address various need-of-the-hour issues in Parasitology.
Find out more at: http://www.irishparasitology.com
13. The 2 nd International and 9 th National Congress of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases of Iran (NICOPA9)
May 20-22, 2015, Guilan province, Northern Iran
This Scientific event will be held by association of Communicable Diseases Center of the Iranian Ministry of Health and Iranian Scientific Association of Clinical laboratory with the participation of national and international specialist. The conference highlights the necessity for increasing efforts of the scientific society of parasitology and public health officials for planning the appropriate measures to decrease the adverse effects of the parasites on human communities.
Find out more at: http://www.nicopa9.gums.ac.ir
| National event|| |
1. Meeting of the Uttar Pradesh chapter of the Indian Association of Tropical Parasitology
March 2015, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute, Lucknow
The parasitologists of Uttar Pradesh and adjoining states unite to discuss on the parasitic disease endemic in this region of the country and aim toward formulating specific action plans to address the issues and lay down solutions for the promotion of wellness for the concerned population.
For more details, kindly contact Prof. Ujjala Ghoshal by mail: [email protected]
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