Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2017 Biomarkers of oxidative stress in electroplating workers exposed to hexavalent chromium.Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 76-83.
2016 Circulating vitamin D and biomarkers of sex steroid hormones as predictors of all-cause mortality among adult men in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.Hormonal Studies.
2016 Is urinary bisphenol-A level associated with sleep adequacy among adults in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 2005-2010?Sleep. 467-476.
2016 Sperm quality and DNA integrity of coke oven workers.International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Sciences. 915-926.
2016 Using community-based participatory research to identify environmental justice issues in an inner-city community and inform urban planning.Family & Community Health, Social and Environmental Justice issue. 169-177.
2015 1-Hydroxypyrene as a biomarker for environmental health. Biomarkers in Disease: Methods, Discoveries and Applications.Springer Reference. 152-158.
2015 Are semen quality parameters sufficient for biomonitoring spermatozoa DNA integrity and oxidative DNA damage?Biomonitoring. 35-42.
2015 Assessment of volatile organic compounds, particulate matter in a dental clinic and health risks to clinic personnel.Journal of Environmental Health and Science. 1205-1214.
2015 Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B, Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Waste.Urinary phytoestrogens in relation to metabolic disturbances among sex differences of children and adolescents.. 121-127.
2015 Modeling of the Deaths Due to Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in Western Africa.International Journal of Statistics in Medical Research. 306-321.
2015 Sperm DNA oxidative damage and bulky DNA adducts.Mutation Research - Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis. 75-82.
2015 Urinary Phytoestrogens in relation to metabolic disturbance among sex differences of children and adolescents.Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B, Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Waste. 121-7.
2014 Association of cigarette smoking with reproductive hormone levels and semen quality in healthy adult men in Taiwan.Journal of Environmental Sciences and Health Part A: Toxic Hazardous Substance Environmental Engineering.. 262-268.
2014 Exposure to endocrine disrupting compounds and male reproductive health.Frontiers in Public Health. 1-12.
2014 Oral subchronic exposure to benzo(a)pyrene via oral admission alter reproductive estrogen and steroid hormones.Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. 54-68.
2014 Role of low exposure to metals as male reproductive toxicants.International Journal of Environment Health Research. 1-13.
2013 1-Hydroxypyrene as a biomarker for assessing the influence of exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on semen quality and sperm DNA Integrity.Journal of Environmental Health and Sciences, Part A.. 152-158.
2013 Biomonitoring of Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from coke oven emissions and reproductive toxicity in nonsmoking workers.Journal of Hazardous Materials. 436-443.
2013 Jordanian dentists’ knowledge and implementation of eco-friendly dental office strategies.International Dental Journal. 161-168.
2013 Nucleic acid oxidation in human health and diseaseOxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. 1-2.
2013 The Effects of Transit Corridor Developments on the Healthcare Access of Medically Fragile Vulnerable Populations.International Journal of Privacy and Health Information Management. 57-75.
2012 Outdoor Air pollution and brain health.Neurotoxicology. 972-984.
2011 Effects of glucine N-methylatransferase urinary 1-hydropyrens and 8-hydroxy-2’-deoxyguanosine levels after PAH exposureJournal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 812-819.
2011 Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons-induced oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation in relation to immunological alteration.Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2011. 653-658.
2011 Repeated measurements for assessment of naphthalene metabolite as biomarker for exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.Journal of Environmental Sciences and Health, Part A. 865-873.
2008 Alteration of sperm quality and hormone levels by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on airborne particulate particles.Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part A,. 675-681.
2008 Creation of environmental health information system for public health service: A pilot studyInformation Systems Frontiers/Springer. 531-542.
2007 Creation of environmental health information system for public health service: a pilot study.Information Systems Frontiers. 531-542.
2006 Changes in immunological and hematological parameters of female residents exposed to volatile organic compounds in the city of Kaohsiung, Taiwan.Journal of Environmental Health. 20-25.
2006 Cytotoxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles: assessment of cytotoxicity using mouse neuroblastoma.Journal of Environmental Sciences and Health, Part A.. 2699-2711.
2006 Distribution of volatile organic compounds in ambient air of Kaohsiung, Taiwan.Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 43-56.
2005 A deficient public health system as a contributing cause of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) epidemic in China.Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. 213-216.
2005 Assessment of a natural wetland for use in wastewater remediation.Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 113-131.
2005 Impact of Urban stormwater runoff on estuarine environmental quality.Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Sciences. 513-526.
2005 Indicator organisms associated with stormwater suspended particles and estuarine sediment.. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A,. 779-791.
2005 Survival of enterococci faecalis in estuarine sediments.International Journal of Environmental Studies. 283-291.
2004 Comparison of E. coli, enterococci faecalis, and fecal coliform as indicators for brackish water quality assessment.Water Environmental Research. 245-255.
2003 Environmental monitoring effects on microbial quality in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana.Thai Journal of Public Health. 110-122.
2003 The present conditions and the precautions against SARS in Southeast Asia and ChinaJournal of Tokyo Medical University. 455-459.


Year Title
2015 AsbestosEncyclopedia of Cancer and Society, 2nd edition. Los Angeles: Sage Reference.
2015 Criteria Air PollutantsThe SAGE Energy & Environment. Los Angeles: Sage Reference.
2015 DDTEncyclopedia of Cancer and Society, 2nd Edition. Los Angeles: Sage Reference.
2015 Diesel ExhaustEncyclopedia of Cancer and Society, 2nd Edition. Los Angeles: Sage Reference.
2015 EstrogensEncyclopedia of Cancer and Society, 2nd Edition. Los Angeles: Sage Reference.
2015 Indoor Air QualityThe SSAGE Energy & Environment. Los Angeles: Sage Reference.
2011 Generating Energy and a Controllable ToxinVirginia Pilot. Virginia Pilot.
2011 Mercury Sources and HealthGreen Health. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publication.
2011 Particulate matterGreen Health. Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications.
2011 Reproductive system diseases and environmental exposures.Green Health. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publication.
2009 Automobiles, Ambient Air Quality and HealthGreen Series. SAGE, Editors: R. Robbins and O.A. Ogunseitan.
2009 Biodiesel and HealthGreen Series. SAGE, Editors: Robbins R and Ogunseitan OA.
2008 Air pollution and cancerEncyclopedia of Cancer and Society. Corwin Press, SAGE Company.
2008 Water pollution and cancer.Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society. Corwin Press, SAGE.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2012 Analyzing the effects of policy options to mitigate the effect of sea level rise on the public health and medically fragile population: a system dynamics approach.
2012 The Effects of transit corridor developments on the healthcare access of medically fragile vulnerable populations.
2005 Development of indicator organisms to monitor pathogens in biosolids..  779-791.
2002 Indicator organisms of water quality in Lake Pontchartrain.
2002 Transport of indicator organisms from stormwater runoff into brackish recreational waters..  328-346.
2002 Transport of stormwater microbial indicators in receiving brackish waters..  12-16.


  • Subject Expert: Assessing the Impact of Smoke Free Public Housing on Smoking Behavior, Envioronmental Tobacco Smoke, Third Hand Smoke, Other Tobacco Use and Smoking-Related Disparities  awarded by Department of Housing Development 2016 - 2020
  • Obesity And Environmental Factors: Implications For Urban Planning  awarded by US Department of Health and Human Services 2016 - 2018
  • Environmental Factors and Obesity Risk: Implications for Urban Planning.  awarded by National Institutes of Health/ Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) 2014 - 2017
  • Community-Based Participatory Approach For Community Resiliency And Adaptation  awarded by Greater Southeast Development Corporation 2015 - 2016
  • Community-based Participatory Approach for Southeast Community Resilience and Adaption to Address Lung Health Impacts Exacerbated by Climate Change  awarded by US Environmental Protection Agency/Greater Southeast Development Corporation 2015 - 2016
  • Preventing Adverse Health Outcomes Due to Air Pollution and Other Hazardous Substances  awarded by The National Center for Environmental Health of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 2014 - 2015
  • Community Action for a Renewed Environment Project  awarded by The Greater Southeast Development Corporation 2012 - 2015
  • A Community-based Participatory Research Approach to Understanding and Reducing Risks from Toxic Pollutant Exposure in the Southeast Community of Newport News, Virginia  awarded by US Environmental Protection Agency 2011 - 2014
  • Effects of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons on Male Sperm Quality  awarded by National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences 2010 - 2014
  • Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Male Reproductive Health  awarded by National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health 2009 - 2012
  • Preliminary Assessment of Reproductive Status of Workers in a Menthol Plant  awarded by Daqing Eye Hospital Research Development Division/China Foreign Experts Affairs 2011
  • Bio-monitoring of PAHs and VOCs from Coke-Oven Emissions.  awarded by Taiwan Council of Labor/Institute for Occupational Safety and Health 2010
  • Principal Investigator:Ambient Ultrafine Particles, Oxidative Stress, and Mitochondria Dysfunction Jeffress Memorial Trust  awarded by Jeffress Memorial Trust (J-916) 2008 - 2009
  • Principal Investigator: Physiochemical Properties of Metal Oxide Nanoparticles in Relation to Mitochondrial Functions  awarded by National Institutes of Health 2006 - 2007
  • Principal Investigator:Cirriculum Development  awarded by Old Dominion University - 2006
  • Principal Investigator:Physiochemical Properties of Ultrafine Particles  awarded by National Research Council Research Associateship Grant - 2006
  • Gene expression technologies to establish biomarkers for Pfiesteria exposure in mammalian cells  awarded by Old Dominion University 2005
  • Principal Investigator: Environmental health education  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency - 2005
  • Principal Investigator:Cellular Toxicity of Metal Oxide Nanoparticles in Mammalian Cells  awarded by Old Dominion University Faculty Summer Fellowship - 2005
  • Co-Principal Investigator:PEC Report  awarded by BioChem Resources, Inc. - 2004
  • Principal Investigator:Evaluation of Biomarkers Using Genomic Analysis for Pfiesteria Toxic Exposure  awarded by CoHS Transdisciplinary Initial Project Support Grants - 2004
  • Education And Training

  • Sc.D. in Public Health (Environmental Health Sciences), Tulane University 2002
  • M.S. in Public Health (Environmental Health Sciences), Tulane University 1995
  • B.S. in Public Health, Kaohsiung Medical University 1992
  • Full Name

  • Hueiwang Anna Jeng