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Richmond, Virginia May 17 - 19, 2023

Ecology • Evolution • Epidemiology • Medicine • Neuroscience • Fluid Dynamics


VCU Library from Shafer Court

The conference will have plenary talks, break-out sessions, and a poster session. We welcome participation from researchers at all academic levels working in mathematical biology.


Confirmed Plenary Speakers

Kathleen Hoffman, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Stacey Smith?, University of Ottawa
Yi Jiang, Georgia State University


Organizing Committee

David Chan, Laura Ellwein Fix, Cheng Ly, Reed Ogrosky,

Angela Reynolds, Suzanne Robertson, Rebecca Segal, and Oyita Udiani


If you have any questions, please email


VCU Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Grace Harris Hall
1015 Floyd Avenue
Box 842014
Richmond, Virginia 23284-2014


 Abstract Submissions

March 7, 2023

 Travel Award Application  

March 7, 2023


April 13, 2023

Travel Award Applications

We have applied for NSF funds. If you are applying to present a poster or give a talk and are a student, post doctoral scholar, or an assistant professor and do not have other federal support, you can apply for travel funds. The deadline to be considered for these funds has passed.



Richmond Skyline


Hotel Blocks

Graduate Hotel, Richmond

Address: 301 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220 (0.5 mile walk to campus)
Dates: May 16 - May 19
Room Rate: $145/night (+tax)
Onsite Parking Rate: $27/night
Check-In Time: 4:00 p.m.
Check-Out Time: 11:00 a.m.

Use this booking link to book your reservation at the Graduate. The last day to book with the block rate is April 16, 2023. 

Note: May 19 - May 20 can be added to your stay but it will be at a higher rate of $245/night (+tax). 

The Holiday Inn Express, Richmond Downtown

Address: 201 E Cary St, Richmond, VA 23219 (0.8 mile walk to campus)
Dates: May 16 - May 19
Room Rate: $145/night (+tax)
Parking Rate: $10/day
Check In Time: 3:00 p.m.
Check Out Time: 11:00 a.m.

Use this booking link and the code "B23" to book your reservation at the Holiday Inn Express. You can also call 807-788-1600 and tell them you are booking with the BAMM Group. The last day to book with the block rate is May 4, 2023.


The Conference will be held in the Academic Learning Commons (13 on map). Parking nearby is available in the parking decks (93 & 94 on map), cost of parking is $16/day. Free street parking is also available 3-4 blocks west of campus on Main Street and Cary Street (one-way streets with arrows on map). Please pay attention to parking restriction signs when street parking.  

2-D map of VCU Monroe Park Campus, red arrows are laid on top of Main St and Cary St to show the direction of traffic.
Image: Map of VCU's Monroe Park campus. 

13: Academic Learning Commons
27: Library
57: Grace E. Harris Hall (location of Mathematics department)
93: West Cary St. Parking Deck
94: West Main St. Parking Deck

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Richmond Travel Information

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Abstract Submissions

Abstract submission is now open. BAMM! abstracts will be published upon acceptance through VCU Scholars Compass, an open access publishing platform. Every abstract will be searchable and citable. The deadline for submitting abstracts has passed.



The registration fee is $100. 

This Conference is Sponsored by:

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