Richmond, Virginia May 30 - June 1, 2018

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.

 Plenary Speakers

Gerda de Vries, University of Alberta

Trachette Jackson, University of Michigan

John Tyson, Virginia Tech

Sebastian Schreiber, University of California, Davis


Organizing Committee

David Chan, Laura Ellwein, Cheng Ly, Angela Reynolds, Suzanne Robertson, and Rebecca Segal

If you have any questions, please email


VCU Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Grace Harris Hall

1015 Floyd Avenue

P.O. Box 842014

Richmond, Virginia 23284-2014




This Conference is Sponsored by:

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Abstract Submissions


Travel Award Application  3/7/2018



Refund Request


Registration is now open. Please register via this BAMM Registraton link before the deadline, April 30th. Registration is $100.

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. To submit your abstract for review please setup an account and submit your work via Use the submit abstract link under Author's Corner (left-hand side of the website).

Richmond Skyline


VCU Map :

Richmond travel info:


Parking is available nearby in the parking decks (88 and 89 on the map).  Cost of parking is $10 per day. FREE Street parking is available within a short walk on Main St and Cary St every day.  Please pay attention to parking restriction signs. 
FREE Street parking is available everywhere on Saturday and Sunday.  (Labeled pay parking is free on the weekend.)

VCU Monroe Park Campus Map 

Holiday Inn Express Richmond - Downtown

The group rate is $121/night plus taxes with the BAMM group code.  This rate includes breakfast and wifi.  Parking is $8/day. The rooms will be available at this rate if booked by April 20, 2018.

We have applied for NSF funds and have received SIAM funds to support travel awards. 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.  If you would you like to be considered for these funds please complete the travel award application.