Benefits of Attendance
Specific outcomes of participation:
- NPDN diagnosticians and their program partners will gain advanced skills in cutting–edge diagnostic technologies, a working knowledge of current changes in the taxonomy of plant pathogens and pests, and an awareness of newly emerged plant pathogens and pests.
- Academic communities will integrate with government research communities in the development of diagnostic technologies and protocols.
- Federal agencies and government professionals will gain a deeper understanding of NPDN and the benefits derived from coordinated and collaborative plant diagnostics.