ASMS 2017 Media Kit

Agilent at ASMS

Agilent at the American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) Conference 

Agilent’s booth number is 600.

Agilent Hospitality Suite
JW Marriott, Grand Ballroom 6
Mon/Tues/Wed @ 8:00 p.m. — 10:30 p.m.


press releases

Agilent Global Lab Manager Survey Reveals Key Insights
June 7, 2017

Agilent Introduces New GC/Q-TOF System Enabling Greater Exploration of Unknown Chemical Samples
June 6, 2017

Agilent Announces Revolutionary Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer
June 5, 2017

Agilent Inspires at ASMS 2017 with Innovative Technology Solutions
June 1, 2017



Presentation - Agilent Prensentation ASMS 2017


John (Johnny) Mitchell, President, ESC Laboratories

Professor Richard (Rick) A. Yost Ph.D.

Coral Barbas Ph.D.

Customer Biographies


John (Johnny) Mitchell, President, ESC Laboratories

John (Johnny) Mitchell, President, ESC Laboratories

Johnny has over 25 years of experience in the environmental laboratory arena. He served as a National Program Director for Oil and Gas Programs for several years, assisting exploration and production industrial clients with the establishment and management of risk-based analytical programs to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and to develop additional strategies to reduce long term environmental impact liability. Within that position, Johnny directed emergency response actions, leading the laboratory response for multiple large scale mobilizations across the country. Prior to that position, Johnny spent over 20 years in laboratory management, overseeing all aspects of the commercial environmental laboratory program.


  • Bachelor of Science, David Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN
  • Post Graduate Studies Toxicology, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS

Professor Richard (Rick) A. Yost Ph.D.

Professor Richard (Rick) A. Yost Ph.D.

Dr. Richard Yost, PharmD, also known as Rick has been a Scientific Advisor of Cannabix Technologies Inc. since April 20, 2016. Dr. Yost serves as a Vice President of Parallel Solutions, Inc. From 1999 until joining Parallel Solutions, Dr. Yost was a Senior Director of Business Development at The Medicines Company. He served as Senior Manager (Vizedirektor) at F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG. with responsibilities in the areas of clinical pharmacology, project planning and finance. Dr. Yost held academic positions at the Colleges of Pharmacy at the University of Florida and the Medical University of South Carolina where his research focus was in clinical pharmacokinetics. Dr. Yost received his PharmD from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy.


  • Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, University of Arizona
  • Post Graduate Studies, PharmD, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy

Coral Barbas Ph.D.

Coral Barbas Ph.D.

Professor in Analytical Chemistry since 2007 and Head of Analytical Chemistry Area in Universidad San Pablo CEU since 1993. Since 2011, Vice-rector of Research in USP-CEU. Founder and Director of the Center for Metabolomics and Bionalysis (CEMBIO), and Principal Investigator in all the studies currently on-going.

Since its foundation, linked to research in the Faculty of Pharmacy at Universidad CEU San Pablo with different collaborative projects related to oxidative stress, in animal models and clinical studies, together with research projects related with the development of analytical methodologies suited for Bioanalysis, quality control of pharmaceuticals. More recently, involved in metabolomic studies of different situations: complications associated to professional diving, several cardiovascular diseases, parasitic diseases (schistosomiasis, leishmaniasis), pulmonary diseases, cancer, and several punctual studies related to other situations, not only from the application, but also from the method development.

As a result of this research activity, more than 150 scientific papers have been published in journals included in JCR, since 1996.


  • Ph. D. in Chemical Sciences (1987)
  • Marie Curie fellowship (2005/2006)

Press Contacts

ASMS Agilent Attendees

Victoria Wadsworth-Hansen
Director, Global Business Public Relations
Phone: +45 29336980

Naomi Goumillout
United States of America Public Relations Specialist
Phone: +1 (718) 266-2819

Alicia Rodriguez*
Vice President, Finance and Investor Relations
Phone: +1 (408) 345-8948

Heather Grant
Director, dna Communications
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