Obituary Hans-Jürgen Schlotfeldt

IN MEMORIAM OF HANS-JÜRGEN SCHLOTFELDT 17th September 1938 – 29th December 2022 We are very sad to report the death of our Honorary Member H.-J. Schlotfeldt, who passed away on the 29th of December 2022 at the age of 84. H.-J. was one of the founding fathers of the EAFP … Read More

Obituary Panos Varvarigos

IN MEMORIAM OF PANOS VARVARIGOS 3rd June 1960 – 2nd November 2022 We are extremely saddened by the unexpected loss of Dr. Panos Varvarigos, age 62, on the 2nd of November 2022. We will all miss Panos very much. His profound knowledge of fish pathology, his willingness to help everyone … Read More

21st EAFP Conference Aberdeen 2023

1ST ANNOUNCEMENT 21ST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISEASES OF FISH AND SHELLFISH Aberdeen, UK 11th-14th September 2023 We are happy to announce the 21st International Conference on Diseases of Fish and Shellfish which will be held at the P&J Live Aberdeen TECA, in beautiful Scotland. The EAFP  welcomes abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations. … Read More

Obituary Robin Overstreet

In Memory Dr. Robin Overstreet 1 June 1939 – 21 May 2022 The US branch of EAFP is saddened to hear of the passing of one of our esteemed members, Dr. Robin Overstreet, a highly respected fish parasitologist and pathologist. His scientific career, spanning more than 50 years, was based … Read More

Report from the Polish EAFP Branch Meeting

REPORT FROM THE CONFERENCE “HEALTH PROBLEMS OF SEA TROUT AND SALMON SPAWNERS – THE RISK ASSESSMENT” AND MEETING OF POLISH BRANCH OF EAFP The conference took place on June 24, 2022, in the historical venue of Runge College of University of Life Sciences in Poznan, and was organized by the … Read More

Extended Abstract Deadline for Weymouth 2022

4th meeting of the UK & Ireland EAFP branches Call for abstracts deadline extended for Friday 12th August! The 4th EAFP UK and Ireland branch meeting will be hosted by Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) in Weymouth, Dorset on 14 & 15 September 2022. The meeting will … Read More

Genomics of Fish Pathogens Workshop

Genomics of Fish Pathogens Workshop At the EAFP UK & Ireland branch meeting in Weymouth 2022, we are hosting a Genomics of Fish Pathogens workshop for early career researchers (ECRs). We are excited to give researchers who have no experience with doing bioinformatics their first shot at working with genomics … Read More

Second announcement – 18th Joint Conference of the German, Austrian and Swiss Branches of the European Association of Fish Pathologists (EAFP)

Dear EAFP members and other interested parties, We are very pleased to confirm that the 18th Joint Conference of the German, Austrian and Swiss Branches of the European Association of Fish Pathologists (EAFP), will take place from 05 to 07 October 2022 in Hanover, Germany. The conference venue will be … Read More

Registration & Call for Abstracts

4th  Meeting of the UK & Ireland EAFP Branches Registration and call for abstracts now open! Deadline for Abstracts: Friday 5th August 2022 Deadline for Registration (standard rates*): Friday 26th August 2022 Abstracts should be a maximum of 300 words. Please avoid using references within text unless necessary (maximum of … Read More

Obituary James C. Chubb

IN MEMORIAM OF JAMES C. CHUBB 12th February 1936 – 25th March 2022 It is with great sorrow that I learnt that our dear colleague and friend Jimmy Chubb passed away on 25th March. Jimmy completed his B.Sc. and Ph.D. at the University of Liverpool where he taught from 1959 … Read More