Xiaomei Ma, PhD

Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Research Interests

Chronic Disease; Epidemiology; Leukemia; Myelodysplastic Syndromes; Neoplasms; Quality of Life

Research Organizations

Cancer Prevention and Control


School of Public Health: Chronic Disease Epidemiology

Research Summary

Dr. Ma's primary research interest is in cancer etiology (particularly the etiology of hematological malignancies), cancer outcomes research, and epidemiological methods. Her current research includes (1) selected environmental and genetic factors in the etiology of childhood leukemia; (2) previous exposures, patterns of care, outcomes, and health-related quality of life in patients with myelodysplastic syndromes; and (3) statistical methods to address spatial uncertainty in cancer risk estimation.

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Contact Info

Xiaomei Ma, PhD
Office Location
Laboratory of Epidemiology and Public Health
60 College Street, Ste 406

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Yale School of Public HealthPO Box 208034
60 College Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8034