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Society News Updates:

The Spring Meeting at Salisbury University is to be held on Saturday, April 8th starting at 8:30 with a continental breakfast followed by the scientific sessions, posters, business meeting and lunch.

It is our pleasure to announce that Dr. William C. Campbell, 2015 Nobel Laureate, was elected to Honorary Membership in the society. Moreover, William E. Moser was named the 2016 recipient of the Helminthological Society of Washington Anniversary Award for his outstanding service to the society and to the field of parasitology.

Congratulations to the 2017 Stirewalt-Lincicome Student Award winners First place, Brandi Griffith (Shenandoah University); second place, Christopher Brianik (Rutgers University). A newly established award in 2016, the Judith H. Shaw Award, went to Marissa Moran (Salisbury University) for the best student poster, with runners-up Brittany Aquino (Penn State York) and Samantha Fagundez (Rutgers University).

Vince Connors is the Editor of Comparative Parasitology. Please send your manuscripts to vconnors@uscupstate.edu.

Information concerning manuscript preparation has been updated.

Application for Helm Soc Membership

Society Meetings:

The 2017 Spring Scientific Meeting of the Society (717th) was held on April 8th at Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD with Dr. Ann Barse serving as host (See "Officers" tab for Dr Barse's contact information).

The 2016 Anniversary Dinner Meeting (716th) was held on November 4th at the Fisherman's Inn and Crab Deck on Kent Island, MD (just over the Chesapeake Bay bridge).

We are pleased to announce that William E. Moser was the 2016 Anniversary Award recipient..

The 2016 Spring Meeting (715th), including a keynote address by a 2015 Nobel Laureate, Dr. William C. Campbell, began on Friday evening, April 22nd at the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. The meeting continued on Saturday, April 23 with the scientific session of presentations by members, guests and students.

The 2015 Anniversary Dinner Meeting (714th) was held on October 23 at the Big Fish Grille, Crofton, MD. Richard E. Clopton was presented with the 2015 Anniversary Award.