Melodie Putnam

Chief Diagnostician
putnamm [at] science.oregonstate.edu

Office: 541-737-3472
Other:  (541) 737-5542 x3472

Cordley Hall

Cordley Hall 1076/1089

2701 SW Campus Way

2701 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

Research and Extension Area: Diagnosis of diseases and disorders of plants submitted to the OSU Plant Clinic; chemical and non-chemical control recommendations.

  • Diagnostic techniques, etiology of new diseases. Since 2002 we have had on-going research projects looking at detection, epidemiology, and management of disease of ornamentals due to Rhodococcus fascians and Agrobacterium tumefaciens.

Research Group Members

Faculty Research Assistants

Undergraduate Assistants

  • Joey DeShields
  • Alaina Floor
  • Shelby Porter
  • Sierra Purnell
  • Eric Renteria
  • Quintin Russell
  • Samson Tong
  • Mackenzie Trzil

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At OSU
Affiliated with: 
Ag Botany / Plant Path