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7th Annual MetaSUB Conference


Miami Beach, Florida, USA
November 18 - 21, 2022

We invite you to join the Global Metagenomics Summit

The 7th Annual Conference of the  Metagenomics and Metadesign of Subways and Urban Biomes (MetaSUB) International Consortium November 18-21, 2022 in Miami Beach, FL at the beautiful Fontainebleau hotel.

Speakers will include leaders  in metagenomics research and global health policy from around the world, including from academia, industry, government, and non-profit organizations

The last day of the meeting (Nov. 21) will focus on research focused on environmental metagenomics profiling and disease prevalence prediction using wastewater survellience, with presentations on ongoing research projects funded by the U.S.A. National Institutes of Health (NIH) Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics - Radical (RADx-rad) program.

Keynote talks will feature leaders from academia, industry, government, and non-profits who are established leaders in the fields of metagenomics and global health, including a regulatory Keynote address from Dr. Scott Gottleib, former commissioner of the FDA.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Scott Gottlieb, MD

23rd commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Topics will include:


Global update on DNA and RNA virus mapping from MetaSUB and other groups (e.g. JGI, CDC)


Wastewater Collection and Processing Methods and Best Practices


Bioinformatics tools for patient and environmental sampling


Microbial quantification, benchmarking, and variant tracking


Ethical, legal and social issues

Registration will open soon!


Fontainebleau Miami Beach
4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140