British Society for Parasitology promotes and supports the academic study of parasitology in all area. The Society main attention to the unique importance of parasitology as a distinct discipline within biology. The British Society for Parasitology was formed in 1962 from the Parasitological Section of the Institute of Biology.
Today many researchers and students are very passionate about the enchanting world of infectious diseases, parasites, their complex lifestyles and their associated impact on people and their livelihoods. Now the Society is the central networking and meeting point for many professional and incompetent parasitologists throughout the UK and across the world.