Membership

The Helminthological Society of Washington was founded in 1910 by a devoted group of parasitologists in Washington DC.The Society focuses on comparative research within a morphological and molecular foundation. Join today!

Meetings

Please join us for the 718th meeting of the Helminthological Society of Washington, our Anniversary Award Dinner, on Saturday, Nov 18 at Fisherman's Inn on Kent Island, MD

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Comparative Parasitology focuses on parasitological research of a comparative nature, emphasizing taxonomy, systematics, ecology, biogeography, evolution, faunal survey, and biological inventory within a morphological and/or molecular context.

Society News

Please join us for the 718th meeting of the Helminthological Society of Washington, our Anniversary Award Dinner, on Saturday, November 18 at the Fisherman's Inn on Kent Island, MD

Executive Committee meeting: 2:30-4:00pm
Regular meeting with "lightning talks": 4pm
Dinner: 6pm
Anniversary Award: after dinner

Lightning Talks!: 5min max, and designed to give researchers, especially students, a sounding board to highlight their current or planned research

Benefits of becoming a member of HelmSoc

Membership in The Helminthological Society of Washington costs $32 for US researchers each year which includes a hard copy of each issue of Comparative Parasitology ($20 if not receiving the journal). For students the cost is only $16 per year, and for non-US researchers the cost is $35 per year.
Benefits of becoming a member include:

  • Very low membership dues
  • Excellent opportunity for students to present their data
  • Lower publication cost at Comparative Parasitology
  • Opportunity for students to win awards at each meeting
  • Become part of an active and welcoming society
  • Great opportunity for Faculty to network and share data

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Contact Details

Society Questions: Ashleigh Smythe
Journal Questions: Vince Connors
Website Questions: Damien O'Halloran

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