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FAP meets ICOPA in Vancouver

Dear FAP members,

10th ICOPA (International Congress of Parasitology) is going to be held coming August 5-9, 200, in Vancouver, Canada. By taking this opportunity, we would like to have a meeting named 'FAP Meets ICOPA' at the Congress place.

Date and Time; August 6, 2002 (Tuesday), Lunch time
Place; The exact room number will be informed later.
1) FAP On Line Journal
2) Issuing of monographs named'Asian Parasitology'
3) Registration of FAP to WFP
4) Second FAP congress
5) Others

I should appreciate your early reply to my E-mail address, yano@med.m.chiba-u.ac.jp whether you can attend the meeting or not.

We have started to act for publication of 'Asian Parasitology', and Toxoplasmosis, Filariasis, Echinococcosis, Cysticercosis, Pneumocystis, Babesiosis, and Education of Parasitology have been underway of editorial arrangement.

We are looking forward to having a chance to see talk with you at 10th ICOPA in Vancouver, Canada, coming August 6, 2002.

With best regards,

Sincerely yours,

Akihiko Yano
FAP Secretary General

(May 17, 2002)

Please re-register again!!

FAP office is now re-constructing our mailing list. So even if you think you have already registered before, please re-register your name by clicking "Registration" in the top page of this HP. Your contribution will be greatly appreciated.
Kenji Hirayama, M.D.,Ph.D.
FAP Online

(November 6, 2001, FAP01003)

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Nov. 5, 2001