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Richmond, Virginia May 15 - 17, 2024

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. The conference will start around 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday and end around 1:00 p.m. on Friday. We welcome participation from researchers at all academic levels working in mathematical biology.

In Cooperation with AWM.

Confirmed Plenary Speakers

Janet Best, The Ohio State University

Abba Gumel, University of Maryland, College Park


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 Travel Award Registration
March 6th March 6th April 15th

Registration and Abstract Submission


The deadline to register has passed.

Abstract Submission

The deadline for Abstract Submission has passed. 


Richmond Skyline

Hotel and Travel Information

Roommate Matching Form


If you are interested in sharing a room while attending BAMM! please fill out this Roommate Matching Form. You will then be given access to the contact information for others seeking a roommate. 

Hotel Blocks

Graduate Hotel, Richmond

Address: 301 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220 (0.5 mile walk to campus)
Dates: May 14 - May 17
Room Rate: $149/night (+tax)

Use this booking link to book your reservation at the Graduate. The last day to book with the block rate is April 14, 2024. 

The Holiday Inn Express, Richmond Downtown

Address: 201 E Cary St, Richmond, VA 23219 (0.8 mile walk to campus)
Dates: May 14 - May 17
Room Rate: $129/night (+tax)

Use this booking link to book your reservation at the Holiday Inn Express. The last day to book with the block rate is April 14, 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

For the full VCU map, see the map of VCU.


Richmond Travel Information

Visit Richmond VA.
Places to Visit.



All talks located in the Academic Learning Commons (MCALC).

Address: 1000 Floyd Ave, Richmond, VA 23220

Daily Schedules

Wednesday, May 15

Thursday, May 16

Friday, May 17


Schedule Overview

Block schedule for BAMM 2024

This Conference is Sponsored by:

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AWM Statement of Welcoming Environment 

It is the policy of the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) that all participants in AWM activities will enjoy a welcoming environment that is free from all forms of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. As a professional organization, the AWM is committed to fostering an atmosphere that encourages the free expression and exchange of scientific ideas. In pursuit of that ideal, the AWM is committed to the promotion of equality of opportunity and treatment for all AWM members and participants in AWM-sponsored events, regardless of gender, gender identity or expression, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disabilities, veteran status, or any other reason not related to scientific merit. Harassment, sexual or otherwise, is a form of misconduct that undermines the integrity of AWM activities.