Invited Presentations @ Conferences and Universities

(1) Plenary/Keynote Presentations @ Conferences:
3er Congreso Internacional de Acuacultura (2015), Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Veracruz, Mexico
2012 & 2014 (three invitations declined; prior commitments)
3rd Vaccines and Therapeutics Seminar and Workshop: Fish Diseases (2012), Serdang, Malaysia
3rd International Symposium on Cage Aquaculture in Asia (2011), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (invitation declined; prior commitments)
Seminario Internacional de Parasitologia Applicada a la Acuicultura (2009), Puerto Montt, Chile
22nd World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology (2009), Calgary, Canada
7th International Symposium on Fish Parasites (2007), Viterbo, Italy
Danish Network for Fisheries and Aquaculture Research (2002 and 2003), Copenhagen, Denmark
International Congress for Parasitology and Tropical Medicine (2001), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
5th International Symposium on Fish Parasites (1999), Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
Nordic Society for Fish Immunology (1998), Hirtshals, Denmark
International Symposium on Fish Vaccinology (1996), Oslo, Norway
Malaysian Microbiology Society (1996), Terengganu, Malaysia
Canadian Society of Zoologists, The Robert A. Wardle Invitational Lecture (1995), Rimouski, Canada
Asian Fisheries Society - Fish Health Section (1993), Phuket, Thailand
Brazilian Society of Protozoology (1991), Caxambu, Brazil

(2) Symposia/Workshop Presentations @ Conferences:
International Conference on Innovations and Technologies in Oceanography for Sustainable Development (2005), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
19th International Congress of Zoology (2004), Beijing, China
World and Ehrlich Conference on Magic Bullets (2004), Numberg, Germany (invitation declined; prior commitments).
American Physiological Society (2002), San Diego, U.S.A.
Haemoflagellate Diseases, (2002), Wageningen, The Netherlands
AquaNet Meeting (2002), Moncton, Canada
International Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine (2001), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3rd Internet Conference on Salivarian Trypanosomes and Trypanosomatids (2000)
9th International Congress of Parasitology (1998), Makuhari Chiba, Japan
International Symposium on Fish Disease (1998), Tokyo, Japan
National Research Institute of Aquaculture (1998), Mie, Japan
European Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry (1997), Barcelona, Spain
First Internet Conference on Salivarian Trypanosomes (1996)
Canadian Society of Zoologists (1995), Rimouski, Canada.
8th International Congress of Parasitology (1994), Izmir, Turkey
3rd NUS-JSPS Seminar on Fish Biology (1992), Singapore)
Brazilian Society of Protozoology (1991), Caxambu, Minas Gerais, Brazil
22nd Annual Conference Society for Vector Ecology (1990), Mesa, U.S.A.
Salmon Mortality in Lake Michigan (1990), Michigan City, U.S.A.
Conducted a 'Workshop on Immunological Techniques', Universiti Pertanian Malaysia [current: Universiti Putra Malaysia] (1989), Serdang, Malaysia
6th International Congress of Parasitology (1986), Brisbane, Australia
5th International Congress of Parasitology (1982), Toronto, Canada
Canadian Society of Zoologists (1980), Banff, Canada
57th Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases (1976), Chicago, U.S.A.
9th International Congress on Tropical Medicine and Malaria (1973), Athens, Greece
76th Annual Meeting, U.S. Animal Health Association (1972), Florida, U.S.A.
19th World Veterinary Congress (1971), Mexico City, Mexico
Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (1970), London, England
Wildlife Disease Association Annual Conference (1970), Atlanta, U.S.A.
4th International Conference of World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology (1969), Glasgow, Scotland

(3) Public Lectures presented @ Academic Institutions:
Conducted a 'Workshop on Scientific Writing' (2012), Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Universiti Putra Malaysia (2012), Malaysia
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (2011), Malaysia
University of Malaya (1999, 2005, 2010), Malaysia
Chonnam National University (2006, 2008), Republic of Korea
Burapha University (2005), Thailand
The Royal Veterinary and Agriculture University [current: University of Copenhagen] (2002, 2003), Denmark
Kolej Universiti Sains dan Technologi Malaysia [current: Universiti Malaysia Terengganu] (2003, 2004), Malaysia
Instituto de Acuicultura de Torre de la Sal (1997), Spain.
Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine (1990), Malaysia
National University of Singapore (1988), Singapore
University of Alberta (1997), Canada
University of Guelph (1974, 1994), Canada
Universiti Pertanian Malaysia [current: Universiti Putra Malaysia] (1988, 1989, 1996), Malaysia


Fish Parasitologists with the Official ICOPA Flag
9th. International Congress of Parasitology, Chiba

(Photograph: Courtesy of Shunya Kamegai, Director
 The Meguro Parasitology Museum, Tokyo, Japan)


Patrick TK Woo
University Professor Emeritus

University of Guelph, Guelph
Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1

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