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Melanie Gorman Ng

Melanie Gorman Ng

Adjunct Professor, PhD, Health and Exposure Scientist, BC Construction Safety Alliance




Dr. Melanie Gorman Ng  is the Health and Exposure Scientist at the BC Construction Safety Alliance (BCCSA) and an Adjunct Professor at the UBC School of Population and Public Health.  She is an occupational hygiene researcher with a focus on health hazards in the construction industry.

She developed the silica exposure database and model the drives the Silica Control Tool, an online risk-assessment tool widely used by the British Columbia construction industry.  She also develops occupational hygiene resources for the construction industry including exposure control plan guides, COVID-19 prevention guidance, and bulletins on topics ranging from isocyanate exposure to working safely during wildfire season.