26th Annual Buffalo DNA Replication and Repair Symposium

Dr. Rama Dey-Rao presenting her research at the 23rd Annual Buffalo DNA Replication and Repair Symposium

Our annual conference features the latest research in DNA replication and repair.

Our symposium provides opportunities for oral and poster presentations and interactions between senior scientists, students and postdocs.

We encourage graduate students to attend early in their graduate career. Senior undergraduates and master’s students who are carrying out research in these areas are also encouraged to attend and participate.

Our symposium will take place in the Jacobs School of Medicine in Downtown Buffalo.

A Zoom option will be available for those who are unable to attend in person. A zoom link will be sent out prior to the symposium.

Registration Cost and Due Date

Registration is $110.

Registration and abstracts will be due by July 20, 2022.

Submission Instructions

Abstract Guidelines

  • Abstracts should be emailed to kvloera@buffalo.edu.
  • Abstracts must have 1 inch margins.
  • Must be sent as a PDF file.
  • Use 12 pt font.
  • Title must be in Bold.
  • List all Authors and their Institutional Affiliations (last name, first name, middle intitial).
  • Underline the name of the presenting author(s).
  • Abstract should not exceed 1 page.
  • Abstract will be printed in black and white. Please do not include color graphs.
  • Your abstract will be published as it is submitted.  Please ensure you carefully read and proofread your document prior to             submission, paying specific attention to proper formatting of all special characters and symbols.

Abstract Submission Deadline

July 20, 2022

Poster Guidelines

Posters should be 3 feet wide by 4 feet high

William C. Burhans Memorial Lecturer 2022

Karen Vasques, PhD

Toxicology & Pharmacology Division Head and Professor at the University of Texas, Austin

Lodging Information

Wyndham Garden Buffalo Downtown
125 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Guests can book with us until Wedensday, July 13th, at the negotiated rate of $106.00. Guests can either call the reservation line (877) 999-3223) or guests can book directly online on the Wyndham website (www.wyndhamhotels.com/hotels/49184). When booking the guest will need the following code which is the following GROUP/BLOCK CODE: 072822DNA this code will get any guests to book rooms under your group block. 

There is a hotel shuttle from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.; the symposium location is 0.3 miles from the hotel. 


Date and Location

July 28-29, 2022

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Education
955 Main St., Buffalo, N.Y., 14203


Program coming soon.


Please note that this is a secure site. Each attendee will need to pay individually. The first page will ask for a student name, but is for all attendees. Only required fields need to be competed.