Felicia Wu

John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor

Felicia Wu

Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University; A.B., S.M., Harvard University
1998 Harvard University A.B., S.M., Applied Mathematics & Medical Sciences
2002 Carnegie Mellon University Ph.D., Engineering & Public Policy

G. M. Trout FSHN Building, 469 Wilson Rd, Rm 234C, MSU, East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: (517) 432-4442; Fax: (517) 353-8963

 Felicia Wu’s Curriculum Vitae 2016 

Appointments & Positions:

2013-present   John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

  • Director, Center for Health Impacts of Agriculture (CHIA)
  • Core Faculty, Center for Integrative Toxicology
  • Core Faculty, International Institute of Health
  • Core Faculty, Center for Gender in Global Context

2011-2013       Associate Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

  • Secondary Faculty, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Secondary Faculty, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
  • Core Faculty, Center for Research on Health Care
  • Secondary Faculty, Center for Bioethics and Health Law
  • Faculty Advisory Board, European Union Center for Excellence

2004-2011       Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

2008               Visiting Professor, Seed Science Center, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

2002-2004       Associate Policy Researcher, RAND, Pittsburgh, PA

Research & Teaching:

Fields              Food Safety, Food Security, Global Health and the Environment, Mycotoxins, Agricultural Health, Agricultural Biotechnology, Climate Change, Indoor Air Quality

Methods          Economics, Mathematical Modeling, Quantitative Risk Assessment, Risk Communication, Policy Analysis

Awards & Honors: 

  • Investiture Awardee, Michigan State University, 2016
  • American Public Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Challenge for Change Selected Member, Global Food Security, 2016
  • The National Academies: National Research Council (NRC) Committee on Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research, 2014-2015
  • International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Food, Nutrition, & Safety Program Scientific Advisor, 2014-current
  • World Health Organization (WHO) Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group (FERG) Member, Computational Task Force, 2012-current
  • Joint Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA) of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and World Health Organization (WHO) of the United Nations, Expert Roster, 2011-2015
  • SCOPE-Zhongyu Young Scientist Award on Environmental Issues (1 of 3), 2011
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) EUREKA Award, 2010-2014
  • WHO FERG Resource Advisor, Chemicals & Toxins Task Force, 2010-current
  • Society for Risk Analysis Councilor, 2009-2012
  • James L. Craig Excellence in Education Teaching Award Nominee, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 2009, 2011
  • Sigma Xi (National Science Honor Society) Distinguished Lecturer, 2008-2009
  • Visiting Professor, Iowa State University, 2008
  • University of Pittsburgh Outstanding Women in Medicine & Science (1 of 7), 2008
  • Chauncey Starr Award, Society for Risk Analysis: Outstanding risk analyst age 40 or under, 2007
  • NIH Early Career Award: Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Scholars Program, 2007-2011
  • Guest Editor, Environmental Health Perspectives: “Developing Policies to Improve Indoor Environmental Quality,” June 2007
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture, Aflatoxin Elimination grantee, 2007-2008, 2006-2007
  • Competitive Medical Research Fund, University of Pittsburgh, 2006-07
  • Delta Omega National Honor Society for Public Health, Inducted Faculty Member, 2006
  • Chair of Conference: Developing Policies to Improve Indoor Environmental Quality: Trans-Atlantic Viewpoints, 2005
  • Society for Risk Analysis Best Paper Award, 2002, 2003
  • EPA STAR (Science To Achieve Results) Fellowship, 1999-2002
  • ExxonMobil Paper Award in Risk Communication, 2000, 2001
  • IIASA (International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis) Young Scientists Summer Program, 2000
  • Harvard College Scholar (Dean’s List), 1995-98
  • Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Merit Award for Academic Excellence, 1995-98
  • Jeopardy! Teen Tournament Semi-finalist, 1994

Grants funded as faculty member (current and past):

2013-2018       Co-Project Director: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agriculture & Food Research Initiative (AFRI), “Integrated Management Strategies for Aspergillus and Fusarium Ear Rots of Corn” ($5,349,650)

2015-2018       Principal Investigator: Insect Knowledge Management Program, “An Agent-Based Model of Insect Adaptation to Transgenic Insecticidal Corn” ($299,978)

2011-2016       Co-Project Director: USDA AFRI, “Risk Assessment and Intervention Strategies for the Emerging Food Safety Threat of Ochratoxin in the United States” ($1,500,000)

2013-2015       Principal Investigator: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, “Mycotoxins as a Risk Factor in Growth Impairment Worldwide” ($750,000)

2013-2015       Co-Project Director: USDA AFRI, “Prediction and Mitigation of Foodborne Disease Potential of Emerging Trichothecene Mycotoxins” ($500,000)

2010-2015       Principal Investigator: National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Cancer Institute, “The Effect of Aflatoxin Regulation on Global Liver Cancer Risk” (R01: $1,480,096)

2008-2012       Co-Project Director: USDA Biotechnology Risk Assessment Grant (BRAG), “Mycotoxin Risks Associated with Ethanol Co-Products from Conventional vs. Biotechnology-Derived Corn Grain” ($400,000)

2009-2011       Co- Principal Investigator: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, “Cost-Effective Aflatoxin Risk Reduction Strategies in Maize and Groundnut Value Chains to Improve Market Access of the Poor in Africa” ($2,700,000)

2007-2011       NIH Early Career Awardee: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Scholars Program, “Global Burden of Mycotoxin-Induced Disease and Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions” (KL2: $669,000)

2008-2009       Principal Investigator: Computational Public Health Initiative, University of Pittsburgh, “Modeling the Effect of Aflatoxin Regulations on Global Liver Cancer Risk and World Food Trade” ($20,000)

2007-2008       Principal Investigator: USDA Aflatoxin Elimination Workgroup, “Modeling the Adverse Impact of Aflatoxin Contamination to the Economics of U.S. Agriculture” ($27,000)

2006-2007       Principal Investigator: USDA Aflatoxin Elimination Workgroup, “Total Economic Impact of Aflatoxin: Models of Economic Loss and Industry Learning” ($10,000)

2006-2007       Principal Investigator: Competitive Medical Research Fund, “Achieving Healthy Homes for Asthmatic Children Through Educational Interventions” ($25,000)

Scientific Alliances:

2009-2013       MycoRed: Novel Integrated Strategies for Worldwide Mycotoxin Reduction in Food and Feed Chains. European Commission.

Contracts:

2012-13           World Health Organization (WHO) Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group (FERG): Estimating global burden of human disease caused by foodborne arsenic.

2010                WHO FERG: Estimating global burden of human disease caused by foodborne aflatoxin.

Invited Lectures and Session Chairs:

 

Dairy Council Practices Annual Conference (Antibiotic Resistance), 2016

Center for Research on Ingredient Safety Conference, East Lansing, MI 2016

International Food Safety Workshop, Michigan State University, 2016

World Mycotoxin Forum and International Union on Pure & Applied Chemistry (WMF meets IUPAC), Winnipeg, Canada, 2016

Workshop on the Field and Science of Risk Analysis, Ann Arbor, MI, 2016

Fate of the Earth (Plenary Speaker), Michigan State University, 2016

USAID AgriLinks Webinar “Breaking the Mold” (Featured Speaker), 2015

International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Food, Nutrition, & Safety Program Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 2015

W.K. Kellogg Biological Station Research Seminar, Michigan State University, 2015

USAID Bureau for Food Security: Agricultural Policy for Maternal and Child Health Roundtable, 2014

Plant Biotechnology for Health and Sustainability 3rd Annual Symposium, Michigan State University, 2014

Center for Integrative Toxicology, Michigan State University, 2014

International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Role and Use of Nutritional Studies in Evaluating the Safety of a Food or Ingredient, 2014

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) (Plenary Lecture), Aflatoxin Control Measures: A Basis for Improved Health in Developing Countries, 2014

American Association of Cereal Chemists International (AACCI) Annual Meeting, Providence, RI, 2014

USDA Foreign Agricultural Service: International Agricultural Biotechnology Group panelist, Michigan State University, 2014

Biotechnology Regulation Immersion Course, University of Missouri, 2014

Global Risk Forum One Health Summit (Keynote Lecture), Davos, Switzerland, 2013

Toxicology Forum-Risk Governance Initiative (Keynote Lecture), Ottawa, Canada, 2013

Aflatoxin Symposium, Center in Molecular Toxicology, Vanderbilt University, 2013

Summer Academy in Global Food Law & Policy, Granada, Spain, 2013

MycoRed Europe Conference, Martina Franca, Italy, 2013

International Aflatoxin-in-Maize Working Group: Global Solutions for Worldwide Problems (Keynote Lecture), USAID/USDA, New Orleans, LA, 2013

Mycotoxins: Triple Threat to African Development, Washington, DC, 2013

The Role of Academic Medical Centers in Addressing Health Disparities Conference (Spotlight Lecture), Pittsburgh, 2012

World Nutrition Forum (Keynote Lecture), Singapore, 2012

MycoRed North America Conference (Keynote Lecture), Ottawa, Canada, 2012

Impact of Mycotoxins on Gut Function & Stunting, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, 2012

Conference on Food Security, Purdue University, 2012

International Workshop on Socio-Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops, Seville, Spain, 2011

Nutrition Seminar Series, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2011

Infectious Diseases Series, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 2011

MycoRed Africa Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 2011

Society of Toxicology, 2011

World Health Organization (WHO) Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group and Stakeholders Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 2010

Michigan State University, Distinguished Scholars in Toxicology Lecture Series, 2010

World Nutrition Forum (Keynote Lecture), Salzburg, Austria, 2010

World Health Organization (WHO) Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group, Tunis, Tunisia, 2010

Science 2010, University of Pittsburgh, 2010

Global Health Research Development Seminar, University of Pittsburgh, 2010

Gordon Research Conference on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins, 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France, 2009

Kenya Stakeholders’ Inception Workshop on Aflatoxin Reduction, Nairobi, Kenya, 2009

International Society for Mycotoxicology, Vienna, Austria, 2009

Brookings Institution, 2009

Food for Thought Distinguished Lecture Series, Oregon State University, 2009

Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecture – Environmental and Health Impacts of Transgenic Crops, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2009

Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecture: Aflatoxin - Reducing Health Risks Through Public Health Interventions, US Department of Agriculture (USDA), 2009

Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecture: Ethanol and the Environment, Iowa State University, 2008

Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecture: Ethanol and the Environment, University of Nebraska 2008

World Mycotoxin Forum (Plenary Lecture), 2008, 2006, 2005

United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity 4th Meeting of the Parties (MOP4), 2008

Senior Vice Chancellor’s Research Seminar, University of Pittsburgh, 2008

National Fusarium Head Blight Forum (Plenary Lecture), 2007

USDA Aflatoxin Elimination Workshop, 2007, 2006

Monsanto Company, 2007

Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., 2007

Department of Energy, Energy Codes 2007

US/EU Trans-Atlantic Conference: REACH, 2007

USDA / North American Millers Association, Corn Dry Milling Conference, 2007

USDA APHIS Biotechnology Regulatory Services Seminar, 2007

Biosafety Institute for Genetically Modified Agricultural Products (BIGMAP) Symposium, Iowa State University, 2007

Engineering Sustainability: Mascaro Sustainability Initiative, University of Pittsburgh, 2007

Canadian Institute of Food Science & Technology Conference (Plenary Lecture), 2006

Audubon Society, GMO Food Safety & the Environment, 2006

University of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees Meeting, 2006

Dutch Ministry of Housing Seminar, 2005

4th Canadian Fusarium Head Blight Workshop (Keynote Lecture), 2005

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation Seminar, 2005

Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics Seminar, Rutgers University, 2005

Agricultural and Resource Economics Seminar, University of California / Berkeley, 2005

Plant Sciences Seminar, University of California / Davis, 2005

International Workshop on Health Implications of Fungi in Indoor Environments, 2005

USDA Economics of Agricultural Biotechnology Regulation Workshop, 2005

Harvard Workshop on Agricultural Biotechnology for Human Development, 2005

XI International Union of Pure & Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins (Plenary Lecture), 2004

Toxicology Forum, 2003

World Congress on Risk, 2003

Professional Activities and Service:

Editorial Boards

Area Editor, Health    Risk Analysis (2012-present)

Consulting Editor       Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health (2007-present)

Editorial Board           Risk Analysis (2008-2011)

Area Editor                 World Mycotoxin Journal (2008-present)

Guest Editor               Environmental Health Perspectives (indoor air mini-monograph 2007)

Ad-hoc Reviewer        Science

                                American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine

                                BioMed Central Medical Informatics and Decision Making

                                Bulletin of the World Health Organization (WHO)

                                Chemical Research in Toxicology

                                Critical Reviews in Toxicology

                                Environmental Entomology

                                Environmental Health Perspectives

                                Environmental Science & Technology

                                Food Additives and Contaminants

                                Food & Chemical Toxicology

                                International Journal of Cancer

                                Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry

                                Journal of Food Safety

                                Phytopathologia Mediterranea

                                PLoS Biology

                                Public Health Reports

                                Reproductive Toxicology

                                Risk Analysis

                                Toxin Reviews

                                World Mycotoxin Journal

Proposal Review Panels

Panel Member             U.S. National Institutes of Health, Special Emphasis Panel (systems modeling) and NIEHS conference grants

Panel Member             Corn Rootworm (CRW) Knowledge Research Program, Monsanto Co.

Panel Member             U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (ARS)

Panel Member             U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Cumulative Risk Assessment

Panel Member             National Science Foundation, Human and Social Dynamics Program

Panel Member             U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES)

Ad-hoc Reviewer        National Science Foundation, Decision, Risk & Management Sciences

Book Editor

Improving Public Health Through Mycotoxin Control. Eds: Pitt JI, Wild CP, Gelderblom WCA, Miller JD, Riley RT, Wu F. International Agency for Research on Cancer Scientific Publication 158, Lyon, France, 2012.

Expert Consultations/Panels

Member                     U.S. National Academies: National Research Council Committee on the Future of Animal Sciences Research

Member                     Joint Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), United Nations, and World Health Organization (WHO) Expert Meeting on Hazards Associated with Animal Feed

Scientific Advisor         International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Food, Nutrition, & Safety Program

Scientific Advisor         Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) BiotechnologyExpert Roster            

Joint Expert                Committee on Food Additives (JECFA) of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), United Nations, and World Health Organization (WHO)

Panel Member            International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Aflatoxin Control Measures: A Basis for Improved Health in Developing Countries

Expert Roster             European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

Resource Advisor        WHO Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group (FERG) Chemicals & Toxins Task Force

Member                     WHO FERG Computational Task Force

Reviewer                    Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Risk Perception Conference

Panel Member            International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI), Environmental Risk Assessment of Genetically Modified Crops

Panel Member            Carnegie Mellon University, Engineering & Public Policy, Air Toxics & Environmental Justice

Service in Other Professional and University Organizations

Scientific Advisor         Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), Biotechnology

Councilor                   Society for Risk Analysis

Chair                         Communications Committee, Society for Risk Analysis

Chair                         Biological Stressors Specialty Group, Society for Risk Analysis

Chair                         Risk Communication Specialty Group, Society for Risk Analysis

Member                     Seminar Committee, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University

 

Member                       Faculty Search Committee (Chair), International Nutrition, Michigan State University

 

Member                       Faculty Search Committee, Engineering Public Health, Michigan State University

 

Member                     Faculty Search Committee, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh

Member                     Faculty Search Committee, Public Health Dynamics Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh

Member                     Faculty Search Committee, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Pediatric Environmental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

Member                     Faculty Diversity Committee, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh

Member                     Multidisciplinary Master of Public Health (MMPH) Organizing Committee, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh

Juror                         Dean’s Day (Student Research), Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh

Professional Memberships:

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Society for Risk Analysis (SRA)

Society of Toxicology (SOT)

Students and Postdoctoral Fellows, Current and Past

Advisor, graduated PhD Students

Juma Mmongoyo (2016): Aflatoxin in Tanzanian sunflower seeds and cakes, and botanicals to reduce Aspergillus growth and aflatoxin accumulation

Shaina Stacy (2015): Impacts of hydraulic fracturing on local population health

Erin Bilsten: Mycotoxins in ethanol co-products made from transgenic vs. conventional corn

Travis Bui-Klimke (2013): Health and economic implications of mycotoxin regulations worldwide (Keleti Environmental Health Award 2013)

Pornsri Khlangwiset (2011): Cost-effectiveness of aflatoxin interventions in Africa (Keleti Environmental Health Award 2010, Delta Omega Thesis Award 2007)

Yan Liu (2011): Global burden of aflatoxin-induced diseases (Rosenkranz Public Health Significance Award 2010; Student Merit Award, Society for Risk Analysis 2009; winner of 2007 Dean’s Day Award in MPH category)

Primary Advisor, PhD and DrPH Students

Thomas Biksey: Environmental health impacts of alternative fuel sources (2008 Delta Omega National Honor Society inductee; 2006 Student Merit Award, Society for Risk Analysis, Biological Stressors Specialty Group)

Denis Male: Dietary diversity to reduce exposure to foodborne toxins in Africa

Adam Soliman: Human health impacts of agriculture and water policies in the Middle East

Tianxiu Wang: Risk assessment of aristolochic acid

Jina Yu: Impact of irrigation on malaria incidence and aflatoxin exposure in Malawi

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Nicole Mitchell: Aflatoxin exposure and child growth impairment

PhD/MS Committee Member

Saud Almatairi: Risk ranking of different contaminants in apples and apple products

Amber Goguen: Ecosystem services produced by recreational hunting

Juma Mmongoyo: Oilseed nutritional and toxin composition in Tanzania

Shen Tian: Incorporation of human health risk assessment into life cycle assessment

So-Jung Youn: The role of fisheries in global food security

Advisor, Undergraduate Students

Miles Kaltenbach: Life cycle assessment of water use and water quality from ethanol production from corn vs. switchgrass

Zachary Mehal: Economic impacts of transgenic Bt maize in United States and South Africa

Thesis Committee Member

Jennifer Boekeloo, MHA: Comparison of health care plans

George W. Mitchell, MHA: Adolescent behavioral health

Kristen E. Sonon, MHA: Mental health in nursing homes

Maxine Wright Walters, DrPH: Health disparities in pediatric asthma

Shuting Yang, MPH: Effects of over-stratification in survival analyses

Courses Taught, past and present:

Michigan State University: 

FSC 891: Food and Environmental Risk Assessment

FSC 890: Concepts in Agricultural Health

HNF 823: Research Methods in Human Nutrition (guest lecture in Bioinformatics)

Coca-Cola Webinar on Food Safety Risk Assessment

University of Pittsburgh: 

EOH 2180: Introduction to Risk Sciences (Craig Excellence in Education Award nomination)

EOH 2181: Environmental Risk Assessment Practicum (Craig Excellence in Education Award nomination)

EOH 2513: Critical Issues in Bioterrorism

PUBHL 2009: Critical Issues in Global Health

Publications:

Journal Articles

Spink J, Ortega D, Chen C, Wu F (2016). Food Fraud Prevention Shifts the Food Risk Focus to Vulnerability. Trends in Food Science & Technology, revision stage.

 

Mitchell NJ, Chen C, Palumbo J, Bianchini A, Stratton J, Cappozzo J, Ryu D, Wu F (2016). A Risk Assessment of Dietary Ochratoxin A in the United States. Food & Chemical Toxicology, revision stage.

Mitchell NJ, Hsu H-H, Chandyo RK, Shrestha B, Bodhidatta L, Tu Y-K, Gong Y-Y, Egner PA, Ulak M, Groopman JD, Wu F (2016). Aflatoxin exposure during the first 36 months of life was not associated with impaired growth in Nepal children: An extension of the MALED study. PLOS ONE, revision stage.

Mmongoyo JA, Wu F, Linz JE, Nair MG, Mugula JK, Strasburg GM (2016). Aflatoxin levels in sunflower seeds and cakes collected from micro- and small-scale sunflower oil processors in Tanzania. PLOS ONE, revision stage.

Mmongoyo JA, Nair MG, Linz JE, Wu F, Mugula JK, Dissanayake AA, Zhang C, Day DM, Wee JM, Strasburg GM (2016). Bioactive compounds in Diospyros mafiensis roots inhibit growth, sporulation and aflatoxin production by Aspergillus flavus and Aspergillus parasiticus. World Mycotoxin Journal, resubmitted.

Male D, Wu W, Mitchell NJ, Bursian S, Pestka J, Wu F (2016). Modeling the emetic potencies of food-borne trichothecenes by benchmark dose methodology. Food & Chemical Toxicology 94:178-85.

Wu F, Mitchell NJ (2016). How climate change and regulations can affect the economics of mycotoxins. World Mycotoxin Journal, [Epub ahead of print]. DOI:10.3920/WMJ2015.2015.

Mitchell NJ, Riley RT, Egner PA, Groopman JD, Wu F (2016). Chronic aflatoxin exposure in children living in Bhaktapur, Nepal: Extension of the MAL-ED study. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, in press. DOI:10.1038/jes.2015.87.

Mitchell NJ, Bowers E, Hurburgh C, Wu F (2015). Potential economic losses to the US corn industry from mycotoxin contamination. Food Additives and Contaminants, accepted for publication.

Havelaar AH, Kirk MD, Torgerson PR, Gibb HJ, Hald T, Lake RJ, et al., on behalf of the World Health Organization Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group (2015). World Health Organization Global Estimates and Regional Comparisons of the Burden of Foodborne Disease. PLOS Medicine, DOI:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001923.

Gibb H, Devleesschauwer B, Bolger PM, Wu F, Ezendam J, Cliff J, et al. (2015). World Health Organization Estimates of the Global and Regional Disease Burden of Four Foodborne Chemicals and Toxins, 2010. F1000 Research 4:1393. DOI:10.12688/f1000research.7340.1.

Devleesschauwer B, Haagsma JA, Angulo FJ, Bellinger DC, Cole D, Dopfer D, Fazil A, Fevre EM, Gibb H, Hald T, Kirk MD, Lake RJ, Maertens de Noordhout C, McDonald SA, Pires SM, Speybroeck N, Thomas MK, Torgerson PR, Wu F, Havelaar AH, Praet N (2015). Methodological Framework for World Health Organization Estimates of the Global Burden of Foodborne Disease. PLOS ONE 10:12. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0142498.

Male D, Wu W, Mitchell NJ, Bursian S, Pestka J, Wu F (2015). Modeling the anorectic potencies of simple trichothecenes by benchmark dose and incremental area under curve methods. World Mycotoxin Journal [Epub ahead of print]. DOI:10.3920/WMJ2015.1961.

Bui-Klimke TR, Wu F (2015). Ochratoxin A and human health risk: A review of the evidence. Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition 55:1860-9.

Wu F (2015). Global impacts of aflatoxin in maize: Trade and human health. World Mycotoxin Journal 8:137-42.

McDonald S, Devleesschauer B, Speybroek N, Hens N, Praet N, Torgerson PR, Havelaar A, Wu F, Trembaly M, Amene EW, Döpfer D (2015). Data-driven methods for imputing national-level incidence rates in global burden of disease studies. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 93:228-36.

Wu F (2014). Perspective: Time to face the fungal threat. Nature 516:S7.

Youn S, Lynch A, Taylor W, Cowx IG, Beard D, Bartley D, Wu F (2014). The value of inland fisheries to global food security: Challenges and opportunities. Global Food Security 3:142-8.

Wu F, Mitchell N, Male D, Kensler TW (2014). Reduced foodborne toxin exposure is a secondary benefit of dietary diversity. Toxicological Sciences 141:329-34.

Wu F, Bui-Klimke TR, Shields KN (2014). Potential Economic and Health Impacts of Ochratoxin A Standards. World Mycotoxin Journal 7:387-98.

Bui-Klimke TR, Wu F (2014). Evaluating Weight of Evidence in the Mystery of Balkan Endemic Nephropathy. Risk Analysis 34:1688-705.

Oberoi S, Barchowsky AA, Wu F (2014). The global burden of disease for skin, lung and bladder cancer caused by arsenic in food. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 23:1187-94.

Bui-Klimke TR, Guclu H, Kensler TW, Yuan J-M, Wu F (2014). Aflatoxin Regulations and Global Pistachio Trade: Insights from a Social Network Analysis. PLOS ONE 9(3):e92149.

Wu F, Groopman JD, Pestka JJ (2014). Public Health Impacts of Foodborne Mycotoxins. Annual Reviews of Food Science and Technology 5:351-372.

Bui-Klimke TR, Wu F (2014). Ochratoxin A and human health risk: A review of the evidence. Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition, 2014 May 29, [Epub ahead of print]. DOI:10.1080/10408398.2012.724480.

Austin S, Murthy S, Wunsch H, Adhikari NKJ, Karir V, Rowan K, Jacob ST, Salluh J, Bozza FA, Du B, An Y, Lee B, Wu F, Nguyen L-L, Oppong C, Venkataraman R, Velayutham V, Duenas C, Angus DC (2014). Access to urban acute care services in high- vs. middle-income countries: an analysis of seven cities. Intensive Care Medicine 40:342-52.

Wu F, Guclu H (2013). Global maize trade and food security: Implications from a social network model. Risk Analysis 33:2168-78.

Chen JG, Egner PA, Ng D, Jacobson LP, Munoz A, Zhu YR, Qian G, Wu F, Yuan JM, Groopman JD, Kensler TW (2013). Reduced Aflatoxin Exposure Presages Decline in Liver Cancer Mortality in an Endemic Region of China. Cancer Prev Res 6:1038-45.

Wu F, Stacy SL, Kensler TW (2013). Global risk assessment of aflatoxins in maize and peanuts: Are regulatory standards adequately protective? Toxicological Sciences 135:251-9.

Wu F, Wang T (2013). Risk Assessment of Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Related to Aristolochic Acid. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 22:812-820.

Palliyaguru D, Wu F (2013). Global Geographical Overlap of Aflatoxin and Hepatitis C: Controlling Risk Factors for Liver Cancer Worldwide. Food Additives & Contaminants 30:534-40.

Wu F, Guclu H (2012). Aflatoxin regulations in a network of global maize trade. PLoS ONE 7(9):e45141, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0045151.

Liu Y, Chang CC, Marsh GM, Wu F (2012). Population Attributable Risk of Aflatoxin-Related Liver Cancer: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. European Journal of Cancer 48:2125-2136.

Khlangwiset P, Shephard GS, Wu F (2011). Aflatoxins and Growth Impairment: A Review. Critical Reviews in Toxicology 41:740-755.

Wu F, Bhatnagar D, Bui-Klimke T, Carbone I, Hellmich R, Munkvold G, Paul P, Payne G, Takle E (2011). Climate Change Impacts on Mycotoxin Risks in US Maize. World Mycotoxin Journal 4:79-93.

Goldstein BD, Liu Y, Wu F, Lioy PJ (2011). Comparing the effect of the US Clean Air Act with smoking prevention and cessation on the risk of acute myelogenous leukemia (AML). American Journal of Public Health 101:2357-61.

Biksey T, Zickmund SL, Wu F (2011). Disparities in Risk Communication: A Pilot Study of Asthmatic Children, Their Parents, and Home Environments. Journal of the National Medical Association 103:388-391.

Liu Y, Wu F (2010). Global Burden of Aflatoxin-Induced Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Risk Assessment. Environmental Health Perspectives 118:818-24.

Wu F, Khlangwiset P (2010). Evaluating the technical feasibility of aflatoxin risk reduction strategies in Africa. Food Additives & Contaminants 27:658-676.

Wu F, Khlangwiset P (2010). Health economic impacts and cost-effectiveness of aflatoxin reduction strategies in Africa: Case studies in biocontrol and postharvest interventions.  Food Additives & Contaminants 27:496-509.

Khlangwiset P, Wu F (2010). Costs and efficacy of public health interventions to reduce aflatoxin–induced human disease­­­. Food Additives & Contaminants 27:998-1014.

Wolt JD, Keese P, Raybould A, Fitzpatrick JW, Burachik M, Gray A, Olin SS, Schiemann J, Sears M, Wu F (2010). Problem Formulation in the Environmental Risk Assessment for Genetically Modified Plants. Transgenic Research 19:425-436.

Biksey T, Wu F (2009). Biofuels: By-Products. Science 326:1344-1345.

Wu F, Bryden W (2009). Mycotoxins: Detection Methods, Management, Public Health and Agricultural Trade (book review), World Mycotoxin Journal 2:105-6.

Wu F, Liu Y, Bhatnagar, D. (2008). Cost-Effectiveness of Aflatoxin Control Methods: Economic Incentives. Toxin Reviews 27:203-25.

Wu F, Munkvold GP (2008). Mycotoxins in Ethanol Co-Products: Modeling Economic Impacts on the Livestock Industry. Journal of Agricultural & Food Chemistry 56:3900-11. 

Wu F (2008). A Tale of Two Commodities: How EU Mycotoxin Regulations Have Affected Food Industries. World Mycotoxin Journal 1:71-8.

Wu F (2007). Bt Corn and Mycotoxin Reduction. CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources 2(060), 8 pp.

Wu F, Biksey T, Karol M (2007). Controlling Dampness and Mold in Homes: Lessons Learned from Radon and Lead Policies. Environmental Science & Technology 41:4861-7.  

Wu F (2007). Economic Impacts of Fusarium Toxins in Animal Feeds. Animal Feed Science and Technology 137:363-74.

Wu F, Jacobs D, Mitchell C, Miller JD, Karol M (2007). Indoor environmental quality for public health. Environmental Health Perspectives 115:953-7. 

Wu F, Takaro TK (2007). Childhood asthma and environmental interventions. Environmental Health Perspectives 115:971-5. 

Adan OCG, Ng-A-Tham J, Hanke W, Sigsgaard T, van den Hazel P, Wu F (2007). In search of a common European approach to a healthy indoor environment. Environmental Health Perspectives 115:983-8.

Wu F (2006). Mycotoxin Reduction in Bt Corn: Potential Economic, Health and Regulatory Impacts. Transgenic Research 15:277-89.

Wu F (2006). An analysis of Bt corn’s benefits and risks for national and regional policymakers considering Bt corn adoption. International Journal of Technology and Globalisation 2:115-36.

Wu F (2005). The impact of mycotoxin legislation on world trade. AgriWorld Vision 5:25-7.

Wu F (2004). Mycotoxin Risk Assessment for the Purpose of Setting International Regulatory Standards. Environmental Science & Technology 38:4049-55.

Wu F (2004). Explaining Consumer Resistance to Genetically Modified Corn: An Analysis of the Distribution of Benefits and Risks. Risk Analysis (Best Paper Issue) 24:717-28.

Wolfenbarger LL, Andow DA, Hilbeck A, Nickson T, Wu F, Thompson PB, Ammann K (2004). GE crops: Balancing predictions of promise and peril. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 2:154-60.

Wu F, Miller JD, Casman EA (2004).  Bt