Pamela Shiao

Associate Dean

Pamela Shiao

Associate Dean


Academic Appointment(s)

College of Nursing
Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing

The Graduate School

Other Duties

E. Louise Grant Endowed Chair in Nursing, Physiological and Technological Nursing


  • Ph.D., Nursing Administration Case Western Reserve Universit, 1994

  • MSN, Pediatric Nurse/Nursing University of Alabama at Birmi, 1988

  • BSN, Nursing - Registered Nurse Tra Taiwan University, 1982


  • RNL GA Professional Licensing Brd, 2015

  • RNL State of California, 2009

Awards & Honors

  • Mentor, 7 AACN national/local awards Performance Improvement Clinical Projects, 2009

  • Mentor, 7 AACN national/local awards Performance Improvement Clinical Projects, 2008

  • Mentor, 7 AACN national/local awards Performance Improvement Clinical Projects, 2007

  • 2006 University of Houston-Victoria Faculty Publication Excellence Awards 2006

  • Appraiser for Nursing Excellence in Practice American Nurses' Credentialing Center, 2006

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURS 9250

    Investigation of a Problem


Selected Recent Publications

  • Meta-analyses of Epigenetic Factors in the Prevention of Congenital Heart Defects: MTHFR C677T Human Gene Variations across Generations from Parents to Children, 2015
    Written Case with Instructional Material
  • MTHFR C677T Gene Mutations and Pregnancy Induced hypertension: A Meta-analysis, 2015
    Written Case with Instructional Material
  • Meta-analysis of MTHFR and GST genes in children and families over the lifespan: Population health issues in the world, 2015
  • A Meta-analysis of GSTM1 Human Genome as Risk Factor in Lung Cancer Prevention, 2013
    Research Report
  • GSTM1 as risk factor for breast cancer: Meta-analysis of 57 studies, 2013
    Research Report

Professional Service

  • International Journal of Work Organisation and Emotion (IJWOE) 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Nursing Outlook 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Genetics topics 2013 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Johns Hopkins Medicine 2013 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • The Journal of Perinatology 2013 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Big Data expertise on genomics/bioinformatics/computer algorithm development, Special Panel to Support of Competitive Research (SCORE), National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Emergency Nurses Association Foundation (ENAF)/ STTIHSN Research Grant proposals 2006 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Research Grants and Research Abstracts, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI) 2002 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Organization of Healthcare Educators 2011 - 2012

    Role: Board Member
  • Office of Minority Health Resource Center, Department of Health and Human Services 2010 - 2012

    Role: Other