All welcome to our free public talk featuring the following speakers and fun science activities for young people (and live online from 6pm www.livestream.com/cctas): Greg Woods, Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, “Is Devil facial tumour disease the perfect parasite?” Andrew Thompson, Murdoch University, “What parasites do we give to wildlife?” Ian Beveridge, The University of Melbourne,…Details
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The Australian Society for Parasitology Inc.Â has won an Inspiring Australia grant to run a series of free public events to explore the world of parasites.
This project is one of 63 Unlocking Australiaâ€™s Potential science communication grants announced June 12 by the Minister for Science and Research, Senator Chris Evans.
Find out about:
ASP Network and OzEMalaR Travel Award deadlines for applications and the latest researcher news
ASP Outreach funding to advance the field of parasitology available to ASP members
2012 Launceston ASP conference and 2012 ASP Invited Lecturers
Fish parasitology at Lake Victoria, Kenya
Photos from MAM2012
The Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC) is calling for Expressions Of Interest for RD&E investment nominated by the FRABs/Subprograms/Coordination programs and their alignment with the FRDCâ€™s RD&E Plan (see www.frdc.com.au/plans). Applications should be completed online www.fishnet.gov.au by 22nd June 2012 .
Dr RE Pugh (also known as RE Boreham) has made a stunning collection of parasite and other pictures available for research and teaching on the ASP website. This database contains a selection pictures collected by Dr RE Pugh and her late first husband Professor PFL Boreham. Peter had a distinguished career as a research scientist…Details
Register online to attend the 2012 ASP Annual Conference, 2-5 July, Country Club Tasmania, Launceston.Â http://parasite.org.au/arcnet/ The 2012 ASP Annual Conference program includes an outstanding mix of quality international and Australian scientists and features events for early career researchers and the general public with sessions on fascioliasis, marine parasitology and marine acquaculture, malaria immunology, state-of-the-art…Details
Human Parasitology Masterclass, 16 – 20 April 2012, James Cook University, Cairns Campus, Queensland, Australia is being run by parasitologists Professor Nick Smith and Professor Alex Loukas and is open for registrations.
Download aÂ flyer for this event.