ICOPAnhagen 2022 – Still time to attend!

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 […]

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BSP Autumn Symposium 2022 – Keele University

The BSP Autumn symposium 2022 will be on 19-20 September at Keele University, UK. The theme is: Achieving impact in parasitology: learning lessons from interdisciplinary research and community engagement. Registration is open now!

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Attention ECRs! São Paulo School of Advanced Science (SPSAS) on pathogenic trypanosomatids

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.

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BSP Autumn Symposium 2022 – Keele University

The BSP Autumn symposium 2022 will be on 19-20 September at Keele University, UK. The theme is: Achieving impact in parasitology: learning lessons from interdisciplinary research and community engagement. Registration is open now!

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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.