Staff and Board
Dr. Melissa Lem
CAPE Board Member, Vancouver, B.C.
Dr. Melissa Lem is a Vancouver-based family physician who also works in rural and remote communities across Canada. A passionate advocate for the health benefits of time spent in nature, her writings on the environment and human well-being have been published by national media and non-profit environmental organizations including the CBC, David Suzuki Foundation, Evergreen and Alternatives Journal. Currently a senior writer for the CBC, she was the resident medical expert on CBC TV’s hit lifestyle show Steven and Chris for four seasons and continues to educate diverse audiences on air.