Pikka Jokelainen

Statens Serum Institut, Denmark

E-mail: PIJO(at)

Twitter: @PikkaJokelainen

Keywords for my research: One Health, zoonoses, international collaborations

Past President

Jong- Yil Chai

Department of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine
Seoul National University College of Medicine
Seoul 110-799, Korea

E-mail: cjy(at)
Phone: +82-2-740-8342
Fax: +82-2-765-6142


Christen Rune Stensvold

Laboratory of Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut

E-mail: RUN(at)
Twitter: @Eukaryotes
Keywords from my research: Intestinal parasites; gut microbiome; surveillance; public health microbiology; genetic diversity; host specificity


Anastasios Tsaousis

University of Kent
E-mail: A.Tsaousis(at)

Twitter: @ADTsaousis

Keywords for my research: One Health; intestional parasites; genetic diversity; host-parasite interactions; omics; diagnostics; cell biology and organelles

1st Vice-President

Momar Ndao

McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2nd Vice-President

Kevin Saliba

The Australian National University, Australia

E-mail: kevin.saliba(at)

3rd Vice-President

Linda Eva Amoah

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Accra Ghana
E-mail: lamoah(at)
Keywords from my research: Plasmodium, gametocytes, transmission, diagnostics

Member at large

Grégory Karadjian

French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety (Anses)

E-mail: gregory.karadjian(at)
Keywords from my research: Foodborne parasites, Life cycle, New technologies, Prophylactic tools

Member at large

Kosta Y. Mumcuoglu

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
E-mail: kostasm(at)
Keywords from my research: Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Biotherapy (maggot debridement therapy and hirudotherapy)

Member at large

Tilak Chandra Nath

Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
E-mail: tilak.parasitology(at)
Twitter: @TilakChandraNa3
Keywords from my research: Soil-transmitted helminths, Biobanking, Implementation Research, Diagnostics, One Health.

Member at large

Hissa AlFarsi

Central Public Health Laboratories, Oman
E-mail: Alfarsi.hissa(at)
Twitter: @hissa.alfarsi
Keywords from my research:  Malaria, Genetic Epidemiology, antimalarial resistance, population genetics, Molecular Biologist.

Member at large

Shokoofeh Shamsi

Charles Sturt University, Australia
E-mail: sshamsi(at)
Twitter: @shokoofehshamsi
Keywords from my research: Nematoda, Monogenea, wildlife parasitology, Aquatic Animal Health, Food safety

Member at large

Rebeca Georgina Manning-Cela

Department of Molecular Biomedicine. Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV-IPN), Mexico City, Mexico.
E-mail: rmanning(at)
Keywords from my research:  Trypanosomatids, Trypanosoma cruzi, Host-parasite interaction, Infectivity, Regulation of gene expression

Member at large

Simonetta Mattiucci

Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, “Sapienza- University of Rome”, Italy
E-mail: simonetta.mattiucci(at)
Twitter: @SimoMattiucci
Keywords from my research: molecular evolution, ecology, population genetics, aquatic organisms, fish-borne zoonoses, host-parasite interaction

Member at large

Marco Lalle

Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS; National Health Agency of Italy)
E-mail: Marco.lalle(at)
Keywords from my research: Protozoans; Cell biology and Life cycle; Drug discovery; Omics; Diagnostics; Food safety; One Health

Member at large

Mingyuan Liu

China, Institute of Zoonosis, Jilin University, 5333 Xian Road, 130062 Changchun, P.R. China
E-mail: liumy36(at)

Member at large

Chinyere Ukaga

Nigeria; IMO state University, P.M.B 2000, Owerri, IMO state, Nigeria
E-mail: chinyukaga(at)

Member at large

Prof. Keeseon S. EOM

Chungbuk National Univerity School of Medicine, Department of Parasitology & International Parasite Resource Bank, South Korea
E-mail: keeseon.eom(at)
Keywords from my research: Tapeworms, Biobank