American Committee of Molecular, Cellular and Immunoparasitology (ACMCIP)

ACMCIP Objectives


The American Committee of Molecular, Cellular and Immunoparasitology (ACMCIP) is organized under the auspices of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) and has the following objectives:
  1. To promote an organization that facilitates interactions among scientists who work in the varied disciplines of parasitology, especially in basic laboratory, pre-clinical and translational research, clinician sciences and population-based sciences.
  2. To foster transfer of fundamental discoveries in basic research to applications that improve human health and to promote learning basic science aspects of parasitic diseases from humans afflicted with parasitic diseases.
  3. To sponsor symposia or workshops to promote advanced research in medical parasitology.
  4. To facilitate recruitment and training in the most recent advances in medical parasitology.
  5. To recognize outstanding contributions to parasitology.
  6. To coordinate interactions and activities with other organizations and sponsored meetings to promote the objectives of ACMCIP.


Executive Council Membership


Position Member
President Julian Rayner 
Immediate Past President  Manoj Duraisingh 
Secretary/Treasurer Niraj Tolia 
Councilor Rick Fairhurst 
Councilor for Communications Timothy Yoshino 
Councilor from Trainees Amy Bei 

 

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