Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine

This post was written by admin on January 19, 2009
Posted Under: Parasitology Societies,Associations and Federation



The   formation  of  the   Society  was   conceived  in  1962  at  the
UNECSO-sponsored Regional Meeting on “ Scientific Knowledge
on Tropical Parasites” hosted  by the Government of Singapore in
November 1962. Professor R.S. Desowitz and his collegues from
the   Department  of  Parasitology,  University  of  Singapore,  were
responsible  for its organization. A small committee was set up to
draft   a   constitution   for   the   formation   of  a   local   society   of