Dr Kevin Ong
Professor and Extension Specialist
Texas A&M University
Dr. Kevin Ong is a Professor & Associate Department Head (Extension) of the Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology at Texas A&M University. He also serves as the Director of the Texas Plant Disease Diagnostic Lab (TPDDL), based in College Station, TX since 2008. He received his PhD in Plant Pathology from Clemson University and joined Texas A&M in 2002. His applied research interests are in developing and optimizing pathogen detection procedures, and integration of best management practices in ornamental production and landscape issues.