Multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary aspects of host-parasites interactions
Date: 12-15 June 2017
Location: Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Summary: The first edition of the Summer School “Multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary aspects of host-parasites interactions” will take place in the beautiful city of Cluj-Napoca, in Transylvania, being hosted by the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Cluj-Napoca. The event brings together international experts in the fields of parasitology, evolutionary sciences, psychology, ethology, biostatistics and behavioral ecology. The specific aim of the event is to immerse the participants in the multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary aspects of host-parasites interactions, by offering challenging lectures on topics such as: Darwinian medicine, parasites-associated behavioral and psychological changes in humans, parasites and the evolution of sex, parasites and food webs, immunological aspects of host-parasites interactions and social parasites.
Further details can be found on the website: http://zooparaz.net/events/hpi.pdf