Hsing Jasmine Chao Associate Professor, PhD • PRESENT APPOINTMENTS • Associate Professor, School of Public Health, TMU • PUBLICATIONS HIGHLIGHTS • Chao HJ, Chan C-C, Rao CY, Lee C-T, Chuang Y-C, Chiu Y-S, Hsu H-S, Wu Y-H. The effects of transported Asian dust on the composition and concentration of ambient fungi in Taiwan. International Journal of Biometeorology published online 14 Feb, 2011 (DOI 10.1007/s00484-011-0413-x. 2011) • Chen BY, Chao HJ, Chan CC, Lee CT, Wu HP, Cheng TJ, Chen CC, Guo YL. Effects of ambient particulate matter and fungal spores on lung function in school children. Pediatrics published online Feb 21, 2011 (DOI: 10.1542/peds.2010-1038) • Fang YC, Chao HJ, Wu HC, Chen RY, Chuang YC, Chang CP, Chang TP. Distribution and characteristics of airborne bacteria in long-term care facilities in Taipei, Taiwan. Taiwan J Public Health. 2010; 29; 273-282. • PROJECTS • Spatiotemporal analysis of ambient biopartilces - A case study of Taipei. NSC, 2010-2012. • Indoor air quality and infectious aerosols in health care facilities. IOSH, 2010. • Scientific study for the fine particle regulations. NAS/EPA 2010-2011.