Joint meeting of the BSPP, ISP, BAVP and EVPC  3rd and 4th May 2018 - Palace of the Academies, Brussels



Deadline for registration and abstract submission 15th of March

The participation fee for the meeting is 140 euro. The participation fee for attending the meeting on Friday only is 100 euro. PhD students and EVPC residents are eligible for a reduced fee (80 euro). These fees are applicable for early registration only. If you register after March 15th, the respective fees will be increased with 30 euro

Abstract submission

Abstracts will only be considered for review by the Scientific Committee if you registered for the meeting and paid the registration fee. The fee should be paid before March 15th.


Guy Caljon (University of Antwerp) received the Merial Award on 18 May 2017 in Utrecht for his work on insect-transmitted parasitic infections. More info.

Eline Eberhardt (University of Antwerp) was awarded the Avia-GIS award for the best presentation at the Joint spring meeting of the Belgian Society of Parasitology & Protistology (BSPP) and the Netherlands Society of Parasitology (NVP) on 20th May 2016.

Title of the presentation: Molecular detection of infection homogeneity and impact of miltefosine treatment in a Syrian Golden hamster model of Leishmania donovani  and L. infantum visceral leishmaniasis. 

The 2017 Zoetis travel Grant was awarded to Franck Dumetz (Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp) to attend the WorldLeish6 conference, Toledo (Spain), May 16-20, 2017.

Read about his experience here.