Dr. Jianfa Bai
Kansas State University
Dr. Jianfa Bai, PhD, Professor and Director of Molecular Research and Development, Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (KSVDL), Kansas State University. Dr. Bai obtained his BS degree from Northwest A&F University, Yangling, China; MS from the University of the Philippines at Los Baños; and PhD from Kansas State University. He is experienced in molecular microbiology, basic bioinformatics and genomics. Dr. Bai is in charge of molecular assay development and validations at KSVDL. He and his team have built more than 50 molecular diagnostic assays including several syndromic panel assays in the past years. Dr. Bai is a co-chair of the Laboratory Technology Committee of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD).