Lydia Ma is the Manager of the National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health (NCCEH).

Lydia holds a doctorate degree in Pathology and a master of science in Occupational and Environmental Hygiene from UBC. She joined UBC in 1998 with a mandate to create, develop and implement a continuing professional education program for occupational, environmental, and public health professionals. Through the program numerous partnerships have been formed with professional associations, other universities and organizations to offer continuing education courses for occupational and environmental health and safety professionals.

At the NCCEH, Lydia works with a team of environmental health knowledge translation scientists, information specialists and research analysts to synthesize, translate and exchange knowledge on health risks associated with the environment, to identify gaps in research and practice knowledge and to build capacity.

Lydia serves as a Director on the Board of the BC Environmental and Occupational Health Research Network.

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