Agenda for WSU/USDA Plant Metabolomics Celebration Pullman, Washington March 21, 2017
• 9 a.m., Welcome and Introductions at 402 Biotechnology Life Sciences Building by David Weller, Research Leader, Wheat Health, Genetics and Quality Research Unit, ARS-USDA.
• 9:15 a.m., Corporate Strategy and Collaboration Philosophy, Mike Harrington, Senior Vice President for Global Markets, Waters Corporation.
• 9:30 a.m., General Overview of Metabolomics System Workflow, Ken Rosnack, Principal Business Development Manager, Food & Environmental Markets at Waters Corporation.
• 9:50 a.m., Wheat Rhizosphere Metabolomics … » More …
David Weller, Research Leader, Wheat Health, Genetics and Quality Research Unit
Dr. David Weller is Research Leader of the USDA-ARS Wheat Health, Genetics and Quality Research Unit at Pullman, and adjunct professor of plant pathology at Washington State University.
Weller received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in plant pathology from Michigan State University. His research focuses on the control of soilborne pathogens, the rhizosphere microbiome and metabolome, and disease-suppressive soils. In 2003-05 and 2013, he was the Willie Commelin Scholten (WCS) Endowed Professor of Phytopathology and OECD Fellow at Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
Dr. Weller is a Fellow of the American Phytopathological Society … » More …