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College of Humanities & Sciences

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics


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Richmond, Virginia May 13 - 15, 2020

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


We have made the decision to cancel BAMM! 2020. Thanks to everyone for submitting abstracts. We will review and make decisions about the presentations as if the conference were running so that you can still list the submission on your CV. Please contact with any questions. We hope to be back to normal for next year's conference.

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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

Lisa Fauci, Tulane University

Mette Olufsen, North Carolina State University

Robert Smith?, University of Ottawa

De Witt Sumners, Florida State University

Organizing Committee

David Chan (VCU), Elizabeth Cherry (Georgia Tech), Laura Ellwein (VCU), Punit Gandhi (VCU), Monica Hurdal (Florida State), Cheng Ly (VCU), Angela Reynolds (VCU), and  Rebecca Segal (VCU)


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


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 Travel Award ApplicationClosed

Registration is temporarily paused until COVID-19 associated closures resolve. If you would like to receive updates about BAMM! 2020 please send an email to to be added to the mailing list.

Refund Request 

Abstract submission is closed.

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Holiday Inn Express Richmond - Downtown

The group rate is $124/night plus taxes with the DOM group code.  This rate includes breakfast and wifi.  Parking is $10/day. The rooms will be available at this rate if booked by April 12, 2020.

Graduate Hotel

The group rate is $144/night plus taxes. Valet parking is $18.00/day. The rooms will be available at this rate if booked by March 28, 2020.

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.

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