Events and Meetings

Upcoming Events & Meetings relevant to fish pathologists


2nd Italian Zebrafish Meeting (ZFIM 2019)

Pisa, Italy – 30 January to 1 February 2019

This meeting will highlight and discuss emerging aspects of zebrafish research and promote networking among Italian researchers with the goal to disseminate the experience and philosophy of the European society (Eufishbiomed). The meeting is also a great opportunity to meet colleagues and students, share knowledge and practical experiences, coordinate national grant opportunities and local databases for fish lines and reagents, and promote new research issues among young researchers.

The preliminary program is available, please click here. For any further information please click here.


Advanced Course on Application of Epidemiology in Aquatic Animal Health

Zaragoza, Spain – 25 February to 1 March 2019

This course aims to provide participants with sufficient understanding of epidemiological approaches and principles so that they are able to apply them to their work. Specifically, the course will seek to raise the awareness of epidemiology so that the participants can constructively work with epidemiologists and understand, interpret and use results of epidemiological studies. The course is designed for 25 participants.

The deadline for the submission of applications is 3 December 2018. All necessary info are available in English, French and Spanish.


Aquaculture 2019

The Triennial combines the annual meetings of the World Aquaculture Society, National Shellfisheries Association, Fish Culture Section of the American Fisheries Society, and the National Aquaculture Association.

For further information please click here.


3rd International Conference on Fish and Shellfish Immunology

Gran Canaria, Spain – 16 to 20 June 2019

FISH AND SHELLFISH IMMUNOLOGY 2019 is anticipating participants from different countries across the globe and the 4 days conference will provoke Plenary sessions, Keynote speeches, Poster, and Oral presentations. This program provides days of robust discussions on recent advancements and new strategies for current revolutions in fish and shellfish immunology.

For further information please click here.


Society for Invertebrate Pathology Annual Conference 2019

Valencia, Spain – 28 July – 1 August 2019

For more info please click here.


19th International Conference on Diseases of Fish and Shellfish 

Porto, Portugal – 9 to 12 September 2019

The 19th EAFP International Conference will be held at the Alfândega Congress Centre in Porto, Portugal. Scientific and technical sessions consisting of poster presentations, invited talks, keynotes, oral presentations, workshops and an EAFP General Assembly will take place. Planned social events include a Welcome Cocktail, Civic Reception and the traditional Conference Banquet.

For further information please click here.


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