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CALLISTO shares with you relevant information concerning the next coming ESCCAP Echinococcus 2014 Conference. The European Scientific Counsel for Companion Animal Parasites (ESCCAP) is to host a major European scientific conference to discuss and examine current issues in Echinococcus-related problems (E. granulosus s.l. and E. multilocularis).

The conference will be held in Vilnius, Lithuania from 8-9th October 2014 at the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences. This symposium will bring together leaders in the field of Echinococcus for a comprehensive examination of this area of research. The 2-day conference programme will be divided into three main sessions which will consider Echinococcus from the perspective of biology, epidemiology and veterinary public health.

The conference call for papers is open and the closing date for abstracts is 31st May 2014. More information about the event can be found on ESCCAP’s dedicated events website at www.esccapevents.org.