Xiaomei Ma, PhD

Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Co-Leader, Cancer Prevention and Control

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health: Chronic Disease Epidemiology

Yale Cancer Center: Cancer Prevention and Control | COPPER Center | K12 Calabresi Immuno-Oncology Training Program (IOTP)

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Ma is Professor of Epidemiology at the Yale School of Public Health, and Co-Leader of the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program at the Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, Yale School of Medicine. She studies the etiology and health outcomes of different types of cancer, with a focus on malignancies of the hematopoietic system (e.g., leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloproliferative neoplasms). Her research has addressed the impact of immunological factors, chemical exposures, and genetic characteristics on the risk of cancer. In addition, she has assessed the patterns of care and cost implications of cancer screening and treatment in older adults.

Education & Training

PhD University of California at Berkeley (2001)

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Xiaomei Ma, PhD
Office Location
60 College Street, Ste 406
New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Chronic Disease EpidemiologyPO Box 208034
60 College Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8034