Parasites in the Pacific 2024 Conference will take place Monday August 26 to Thursday August 29, 2024 The University of Auckland, New Zealand with the registration desk opening at 2pm on Monday 26 August 2024.

This is a Joint Meeting of the Australian and the New Zealand Societies for Parasitology and the 7th International Conference on Anaerobic Protists.

The Welcome Reception will take place at The University of Auckland, Faculty of Engineering Building 401, 20 Symonds Street, Auckland, Monday August 26 from 6pm, the scientific program will run across three full days from 830am, Tuesday 27th August 2024 and the Conference will conclude with dinner at Wintergarden at The Civic, Auckland, on the corner of Queens Street and Wellesley Street, Thursday August 29, 2024 from 7pm.

Join this conference to discuss the latest research and state-of-the-art technologies in parasitology. The scientific program will cover all parasitology themes from Veterinary Parasitology to Human Parasitology, with Anaerobic Protists, Malaria, Strongyloides, Bioinformatics, Microscopy, Livestock, Wildlife Parasitology, Fish Parasitology, Companion Animals and One Health. The program covers all aspects of parasitology research and that includes basic research in all areas of life science.

Thanks to our sponsors Elsevier Parasitology, IJP, IJP:DDR, IJP:PAW, Elanco, New England Biolabs, Tourism New Zealand and Tātaki Auckland Unlimited.


We advise all attendees (over the age of 16) to ensure that they are fully up-to-date with their COVID-19 vaccination and other relevant vaccinations prior to arrival. We ask that you and your guests make a reasonable assessment of your health status before attending the Parasites in the Pacific 2024 Conference. If you have or are displaying symptoms of COVID-19 or feeling unwell, please stay at home. (Contact the Conference Coordinator for a live link to watch the scientific sessions online).