Xing-Fang Li is a professor of Analytical and Environmental Toxicology in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the University of Alberta. Her diverse research deals with analytical technology development, molecular detection of microbial pathogens, and chromatography and mass spectrometry characterization of water contaminants. Her recent work on drinking water safety has resulted in the identification of new disinfection byproducts (DBPs), mechanistic understanding of their formation, and toxicological investigations of their potential health risks. She is a Fellow of the Chemical Institute of Canada and received the 2010 W.A.E. McBryde Medal from the Canadian Society for Chemistry for her contribution to analytical chemistry. She recently served as Chair of the Environment Division of the Chemical Institute of Canada.
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