Genomic Stability and DNA Repair (S3)

Scientific Organizers: Roger Greenberg, Dipanjan Chowdhury and Gaelle Legube


September 20—24, 2020

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, CO, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

** Registration opens in January 2020 **



Discounted Abstract Deadline: June 10, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is June 24, 2020)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: June 10, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: June 24, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is June 10, 2020)

Discounted Registration Deadline: July 21, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that some meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services, including "Exhibitors Housing Services," “Expo Housing Services,” "Global Housing," etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling, without any actual knowledge to that effect, and pressure you into giving them your credit card number to make a lodging reservation with them.

We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.

Things to Do

Walking distance  = Walking distance (within 1/2 mile of conference center)  FREE Shuttle/Bus available  = FREE Shuttle/Bus available
Shuttle/Bus required  = Shuttle/Bus required  Car/Taxi required  = Car/Taxi required  not available  = Not Available

Do you love to ski and are attending more than one Keystone Symposia conference this year? If so, think about purchasing a Season Pass! There are 2 passes to consider depending on meeting and travel locations. Season passes are typically available to purchase through November, so act early. The EPIC Pass includes ski resorts in Keystone, Breckenridge, Park City, Whistler, Tahoe, and more. The IKON Pass includes ski resorts in Tahoe, Colorado, Banff, as well as Taos, NM, Big Sky Resort, MT and Alta/Snowbird, UT. Typically, the value of the pass pays for itself in as little as 5-6 days of skiing. For more information on the passes as well as prices, restrictions and packages, make sure to check out their websites.
Not a skier? Downtown Breckenridge offers an array of galleries, historical museums, restaurants, and many shops. In addition, there is a nordic center and sleigh rides.

Fitness Center Walking distance Beaver Run Resort Amenities - Fitness Center is free to paying guests at Beaver Run Resort.
Swimming Walking distance Beaver Run Resort Amenities - Swimming Pools are free to paying guests at Beaver Run Resort.
Other Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Meta Yoga Studios is offering our attendees a discounted rate on their drop in classes at their studio.

Use the discount code: KS2020 when checking out on their website or booking over the phone for $9 off a drop in class.

There are several options for getting to and from the yoga studio from Beaver Run. If the weather is nice, the 15 minute walk is about .7 miles (just over a kilometer). The Breck Free Ride's "Blue Route" will take you from the Beaver Run Resort to about a block from the studio (Stop # 25) The bus runs every 20 minutes. Finally, Beaver Run offers a courtesy shuttle to all their guests, call ahead at 970-453-6000 and allow extra time for pick ups.

Galleries Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Art on a Whim, 970-547-8399
Arts Alive Gallery, 970-453-0450
Blue River Fine Art Gallery, 970-453-4111
Breckenridge Gallery, 970-453-2592
Live Music Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Music Hall in Frisco Check out their website for complete list of shows. Frisco is 9 miles north of Breckenridge.
Lake Dillon Theatre Company is a professional theatre and provides unique cultural experiences through performing arts. The theatre is 14 miles from Beaver Run Resort
Breckenridge Backstage Theatre is The oldest year-round theatre company on Colorado's Western Slope and it is right here in Breckenridge.
Museums Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Barney Ford House Museum
Summit Historical Society, 970-453-9022

Bars/Pubs Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Breckenridge Brewery & Pub, 970-453-1550
Burke and Riley's Irish Pub, 970-547-2782
Coffee Shops Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Clint's Bakery & Coffee House, 970-453-2990
Market/Grocery Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available City Market, 970-453-0818
Dining at Beaver Run Resort - Skywalk Market
The Local Market and Liquor Shed, 970-453-3091
Amounts are in US dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.