WSM 2022

June 23-26, 2022

The 2022 Annual Meeting has concluded. A big thank you to all participants - attendees, presenters, and volunteers who helped to make it a succesful meeting! 

Join Us

The Western Society of Malacologists (WSM) will hold its 55th Annual Meeting in Pasadena, California, June 23 - June 26, 2022. The meeting will be held at Pasadena City College.

Researchers, students, and mollusk enthusiasts are all welcome to attend! Share your research, student projects, or other mollusk-related work with other experts in the field. The Annual Meeting is an excellent opportunity for student researchers to present their works in progress. Registration is still open, but the abstract deadline for presentations has passed.

We hope to see you here!

The WSM will be in-person. We require masks and vaccinations to attend the meeting. Please bring proof of vaccination to the meeting or send a copy of your vaccination card to We will also be following any local, state, or federal COVID-related health guidelines as they are issued. 


Pasadena City College

Division of Natural Sciences


More Information


Registration fees and abstract guidelines


Tentative schedule and information on special sessions

Travel Info

Where to stay and how to get here


Special session dedicated to LouElla R. Saul


Contact Us

For additional information or if you have any questions about the upcoming event, you may submit the contact form or send an email to Michael Vendrasco.

Pasadena City College

Dept of Geology, E215

1570 E. Colorado Blvd.

Pasadena, CA 91106, United States

Thank you for your inquiry.