21-26 August 2022, in Copenhagen or online! ICOPAnhagen is HYBRID We hope to see many BSP members attending ICOPA XV in Copenhagen this month, the first global meeting of parasitologists since ICOPA XIV in Seoul in 2018. For those who have not yet registered, both the on-line and in-person streams have been discounted for late […]Read More
This São Paulo School of Advanced Science (SPSAS) is focused on leishmaniasis and Chagas disease. This TrypsSchool will take place between 19 to 30 September 2022 in two campi from the University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, and São Carlos.Read More
Who we are & what we do
The role of The British Society for Parasitology is to draw attention to the unique importance of parasitology as a distinct discipline within biology.
The BSP was formed in 1962 from the Parasitological Section of the Institute of Biology. Today the Society is the central networking and meeting point for many professional, student and amateur parasitologists throughout the UK and across the world. Members are found in 182 institutes/organisations worldwide!
Our mission is to...
Advance the study of parasitology
Facilitate communication within the broad community of parasitologists
Promote wider dissemination of advances in the field of parasitology
With membership of the British Society for Parasitology you can get discounts for events, eligibility for awards or grants and much more.