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. All events are subject to change due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

BSP Conference 21-25 June: Parasites Online 2021

For 2021, in place of the BSP Spring Meeting, we will hold an online meeting over five days during the Summer (21-25 June). Registration fees are as follows: BSP members £90; Student members £30; delegates from low and middle income countries FREE; Non-members: £180.

BSP Autumn Symposium 2021

The 2021 BSP Autumn Symposium will be held at the University of Bristol (subject to travel restrictions). The theme of the meeting is: New approaches to investigating parasite-vector interactions

BSP Spring Meeting 2022

The BSP Spring meeting in 2022 will be held at the University of York.


Let’s celebrate The BSP 60th Anniversary “Together Again” Reuniting our Community BSP Spring Meeting 2022 21-25th March @ the University of York We aim to provide both Local/Remote attendance opportunities to promote participation and diversity BSP 2022

21-25th March, 2022 BSP SPRING MEETING


Other events

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

29th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Parasitology

The 29th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Parasitology will be held online on 15-17 March 2021. The deadline for abstracts is 30 November 2020.

The First Women in Malaria Conference

The first Women in Malaria Conference will be held on 22-24 March 2021. The goal of this conference is to highlight the outstanding contributions of female scientists in the field and provide equal opportunities and inclusiveness of participation for WiM.

WAAVP 18-23 July 2021

The 28th International Conference of WAAVP will be held in Dublin (with virtual options) on 18-24 July 2021. Call for abstracts is extended until 11 February 2021.

Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria (Virtual Conference)

We are pleased to announce the 8th Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria conference on 7-9 June 2021. This multidisciplinary meeting provides a forum for malaria scientists and clinicians focused on understanding the clinical and biological consequences of genome variation in malaria-exposed populations.