DPM: A Degree for Plant Health Professionals

Dr. Eleanor Lopez, Diagnostician at UT’s Soil, Plant and Pest Center in Nashville, received her Doctor of Plant Medicine from the University of Florida. This unique, innovative degree program was established in 1999, through cooperative efforts of Plant Pathology, Entomology and Nematology, and Agronomy departments. Seven departments are currently involved in the DPM Program. Dr. Lopez will give an overview of this program, as well as share her duties in her new position at UT’s Soil, Plant and Pest Center. View the zoom recording here