Workshop on Biosecurity in Mediterranean Fish Farming

BIOSECURITY IN MEDITERRANEAN FISH FARMING Sala Conferenze, Museo della Marineria, Cesenatico, June 26, 2024 The workshop will present innovative approaches to enhance biosecurity in Mediterranean fish farming. Keynote lectures will introduce new tools and strategies for monitoring aquatic diseases and designing advanced biosecurity procedures. Sessions will focus on specific risks … Read More

Applications are open for EAFP 2024 Small Grant Scheme

The EAFP launches a new Small Grant Scheme (SGS) to support students and early career researchers in their career development. The aim is to promote mobility and foster new collaborations. Students and young researchers in fish and shellfish pathology and related research areas will be supported in conceptual and methodological … Read More

EAFP 2024 Small Grant Scheme

The EAFP Small Grants Scheme (SGS) has been established to allocate funding up to a maximum of 5000 Euro to support applications from members of the EAFP.  Funds will be provided specifically for training or collaborative visits to laboratories and institutions. When the call is activated, instructions on the protocol for applying, … Read More

EAFP Council Election Results 2023-2027

ELECTION RESULTS FOR EAFP COUNCIL POSITIONS FOR 2023-2027 EAFP VICE PRESIDENT EAFP GENERAL SECRETARY EAFP PUBLICATIONS OFFICER   Following the call published on the EAFP website, FB and in Newsletters, the nominations for EAFP Council posts were: EAFP Vice President: Edgar Brun (Norway) and Snježana Zrnčić (Croatia). EAFP General Secretary: … Read More

SAIC Workshop Sponsorships at 21st EAFP Conference

21st EAFP CONFERENCE ABERDEEN 2023 This year’s EAFP conference in Aberdeen hosts 2 pre-conference workshops on Sunday the 10th September, the traditional Histopathology workshop and, as a novelty, a Bioinformatics workshop. We thank the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) who has decided to sponsor 10 attendees for each workshop! (Requirement: … Read More

2023 EAFP Council Elections

EAFP Council Elections Regarding the EAFP Council elections – announced in in the Newsletters (February 2023, April 2023, and May 2023), nominations for EAFP Council posts effective from September 2023 are now closed. Nominees for Vice President: Dr Edgar Brun (Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Norway) Dr Snježana Zrnčić (Croatian Veterinary Institute, … Read More

EAFP Student Awards 2023

EARLY CAREER SCIENTISTS AWARDS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 21st INTERNATIONAL EAFP MEETING ARE NOW OPEN! The EAFP will provide 11 awards for early career scientists (PhD students and postdoctoral fellows) working on fish, shellfish and crustacean diseases to participate in the EAFP conference in Aberdeen, Scotland, from September 11th – 14th … Read More

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