Dr. Shao's research has been focused on advancing human health risk assessment to support chemical safety regulation, with a special interest in improving quantitative dose-response and exposure assessment via innovative modeling methodologies.


Research: Dose-response analysis; Environmental policy; Human health; Risk assessment

Research Area:

  • Environment and Human Health

Research Interests

  • Biostatistics
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental modeling
  • Dose-response analysis
  • Health risk assessment
Public Health
PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, Civil & Environmental Engineering and Engineering & Public Policy, 2011
MS, Carnegie Mellon University, Machine Learning, 2011
MS, Carnegie Mellon University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2007
BEng, University of Science & Technology Beijing, China, Environmental Engineering, 2006