• Name:

    Mi-Chia Ma

  • Job Title:

    Associate Professor

  • Research Centre:

    Research Lab of Big Data Analysis and Application

  • Department:

    Department of Statistics

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Research Interests

  • Bioinformatics
  • Biostatistics
  • Ecology statistics
  • Pharmaceutical Statistics
  • Software Reliability
  • Statistical data analysis


Short-term Plans

  • 2019/08/01~2020/07/31:科技部計畫-主持人: 時間相依共變數下的混合治癒模型:使用廣義動差法估計
  • 2018/05/01~2020/04/30:科技部計畫-共同主持人: 發展智能輔助判別系統以建立全方位非侵入性產前分子檢測之新紀元
  • 2017/08/01~2018/07/31:科技部計畫-主持人: 多變量混合Cox等比例風險及廣義估計方程之治癒模型 
  • 2016/08/01~2017/07/31:科技部計畫-主持人: 利用經驗貝氏方法估計錯誤發現率
  • 2020/01/16~2020/12/31:農委會計畫-主持人: 農業統計調查精進之研究(II) 
  • 2019/01/25~2019/12/31:農委會計畫-主持人: 農業統計調查精進之研究(I) 
  • 2018/01/24~2018/12/31:農委會計畫-主持人: 農業統計業務精進與研究
Course Teachings

Course Name:STATISTICS (2)

Department/Institute:Department of Statistics


Course Name:STATISTICS (2)

Department/Institute:Department of Economics



Department/Institute:Engineering Management Graduate Program


  1. Shi MD*, Chao JK, Ma MC, Hao LJ, Chao IC (2014) “Factors associated with sex hormones and erectile dysfunction in male Taiwanese participants with obesity”, Journal of Sexual Medicine, 11: 230-239. (SCI) (IF: 3.15)


  1. Chou CY*, Ma MC, Yang TT (2014) “Determinants of subjective health-related quality of life (HRQoL) for patients with schizophrenia”, Schizophrenia Research, Vol. 154, 83-88. (SCI)(IF:4.426)


  1. Shi MD, Chao JK*, Ma MC, Chiang SK, Chao IC (2014) “The connection between type 2 diabetes and erectile dysfunction in Taiwanese aboriginal males”, International Journal of Impotence Research, 26(6), 235-240. (SCI) (IF: 1.369)


  1. Chou CY*, Yang TT, Ma MC, Teng PR, Cheng TC (2015) “Psychometric validations and comparisons of schizophrenia-specific health-related quality of life measures”, Psychiatry Research, 226, 257-263. (SCI) (IF: 2.682)


  1. Chao JK*, Ma MC, Lin Y-C, Chiang H-S, Hwang T I-S (2015) “Study on alcohol dependence and factors related to erectile dysfunction among aborigines in Taiwan”, American Journal of Men’s Health, 9(3), 247-256. (SSCI) (IF: 1.234)


  1. Wang MC, Chou CY, Ma MC, Hsu YY*(2016) “Parental intention regarding the administration of the HPV vaccine for their daughters in Taiwan”, Women & Health, 56(4):361-375. (SCI) (IF:1.337)


  1. Lee CH, Chao JK, Chao IC, Shi MD, Ma MC (2016) “Factors associated with dementia with special reference to serum homocysteine level: a case-control study”, International Multispecialty Journal of Health, 2(8), 14-21. (IF: 2.315)


  1. Lee YC, Hung JY, Chao JK*, Shi MD, Sung SC, Ma MC, Chao IC (2016) “A survey of sexual knowledge, attitudes, desire and behavior among university students”, International Multispecialty Journal of Health, 2(6), 1-9. (IF: 2.315)


  1. Lee Y-C, Chao J-K*, Shi M-D, Ma M-C, Chao I-C (2016) “HCV and HIV infection among heroin abusers in a methadone maintenance treatment program”, Health, 8, 1209-1222. (SCI) (IF: 0.75)


  1. Ma M-C, Chao W-C (2017) “A Nonparametric Approach for Estimating the Number of True Null Hypotheses in Multiple Testing”, Journal of Taiwan Intelligent Technologies and Applied Statistics, 15(1), 1-16.


  1. Chang J-H, Tseng C-Y, Hwang R-H, Ma M-C (2018) “Using ANN to Analyze the Correlation between Tourism-related Hot Words and Number of Tourists – a Case Study on Japan’, 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Cloud and Services Computing (IEEE SC2 2017) held in Kanazawa, Japan. IEEE SC2 2017 accepted papers will be published by IEEE CS.


  1. Ma MC, Chao JK, Hung JY, Sung SC, Chao IHC (2018) “Sexual activity, sexual dysfunction and sexual life quality among psychiatric hospital inpatients with schizophrenia”, Journal of Sexual Medicine, 15: 324-333. (SCI) (IF: 3.15)


  1. Wang, M. C., Lee, S. Y., Hsu, K. F., Lin, C. F., Ma, M. C., Hsu,Y. Y.* (2018). “Psychometric evaluation of a Chinese version of lymphoedema functioning, disability and health questionnaire for lower limb lymphoedema (C-Lymph-ICF-LL) in women with gynecological cancer surgery. European Journal of Cancer Care. (SCI) (IF:2.409, Nursing, Ranking: 5/118=4.23%)


  1. Chao J-K*, Shi M-D, Ma M-C, Chao I-C (2018) “Erectile dysfunction, hormone levels, inflammation in male patients with metabolic syndrome”, Journal of Men’s Health. Vol 14(4):e1-e14.


  1. Pan Y-Y, Ma M-C, Yang T-H (2018) “Research on doctor’s schedule in emergency room”, Journal of Taiwan Intelligent Technologies and Applied Statistics, 16(1), 1-18.


  1. Ma Mi-Chia (2019) “How to adjust the significance level for big data analysis”, Journal of Taiwan Intelligent Technologies and Applied Statistics, 16(2), 19-36.


  1. Chuang, L. J., Wang, S. H., Ma, M-C., Lin, C. N., Chen, C. L. & Huang, M-C. (2019) “A modified developmental care bundle reduces pain and stress in preterm infants undergoing examinations for retinopathy of prematurity: A randomized controlled trial”, Journal of Clinical Nursing. 28, 3-4, p. 545-559. (SCI) (IF: 1.757)


  1. Huang, T-H, Lin, J-C, Ma, M-C, Yu, T., Chen, T. (2019) “Acute responses of bone specific and related markers to maximal eccentric exercise of the knee extensors and flexors in young men”, Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 1-10. (SCI) (IF: 1.562)


  1. Wu, H-Y, Ma, M-C, Pan, Y-Y, Shih, C-L, Zgoda, V., Li, C-S, Lin, L-C, Liao, P-C (2019) "Assessing the similarity between random copolymer drug Glatiramer Acetate by using LC-MS data coupling with hypothesis testing", Analytical Chemistry, 91, 14281-14289. (SCI) (IF: 6.35)


  1. Wu, H-Y, Pan, Y-Y, Kopylov, A.T., Zgoda, V., Ma, M-C, Wang, C-H, Su, W-C, Lai, W-W, Cheng, P-N, Liao, P-C (2019) "Assessment of serological early biomarker candidates for lung adenocarcinoma by using multiple reaction monitoring-mass spectrometry", accepted by Proteomics Clinical Applications.