Events

The key events in the annual BSP calendar include the annual residential meetings in spring and autumn which are focused upon general and specialist aspects of parasitology.

The video on the right gives a flavour of our events, which are attended by a wide range of academics, researchers and students.

Travel Awards

If you are a student you may be able to apply for one of our meeting travel awards to support your attendance at these events, find out more.

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Upcoming BSP events

Below you can find all the events run by the BSP for our members.

BSP Autumn Symposium 2019

The 2019 Autumn Symposium will be held at Queens University Belfast, on ‘Post-genomic progress in helminth parasitology’. Registration is open now!

BSP Spring Meeting 2020

The BSP Spring Meeting in 2020 will be held at University of Edinburgh on 15-17 April. More details to follow.

BSP Autumn Symposium 2020

The Autumn Symposium in 2020 will be held on 18th September at Keele University with an interdisciplinary research theme.

Other events

Other organisations run events that you might find interesting: here are some up and coming events occurring across the world for those with an interest in parasitology.

Training workshop in Karachi, Pakistan: New Anti-leishmanial Leads from Natural Sources: Concepts and Approaches

Dr Paul Denny (Durham University) and colleagues in Pakistan will be running a training workshop in Karachi (8-9th Nov 2019) focused on the identification, isolation and characterisation of natural product antileishmanials.

Royal Microscopical Society Flow Cytometry course 2019

The Royal Microscopical Society Flow Cytometry course will be held at University of York from 8-13th September 2019.

11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH)

The next European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) will be held on 16-20th September 2019 in Liverpool. Deadline for abstract submission is 10th March

Hydra Conference on Parasitic Helminths – New Perspectives in Biology and Infection

We are pleased to announce that the Hydra Conference on Parasitic Helminths – New Perspectives in Biology and Infection, will be held from 1 to 6 September 2019 at the Bratsera Hotel, Hydra, Greece

Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Protozoology (SBPz) 2019

The annual meeting of the SBPz will be held on 4-6th November 2019 at the Hotel Gloria, Caxambu, MG, Brazil.

5th International Meeting on Apicomplexan Parasites in Farm Animals (ApicoWplexa)

The 5th International Meeting on Apicomplexan Parasites in Farm Animals (ApicoWplexa) will be held on 2–4 October 2019 in Berlin.

Eukaryome 2019

Eukaryome 2019 (impact on Intestine homeostasis and mucosal immunology) will be held in Paris, France on 16-18 October 2019. The meeting will focus on the families of eukaryotic microbes inhabiting the intestine, called “intestinal eukaryome”, that include fungi, protists and helminths.

Anthelminthics: Discovery to Resistance IV on 3-7th February 2020

Anthelminthics: Discovery to Resistance IV will be held in Los Angeles USA on 3-7th February 2020