Department of Psychiatry

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The missions of the Department of Psychiatry are not only to teach the knowledge of modern psychiatry and clinical skill but also to enrich the student’s mind. Thus, as teachers of department of psychiatry, our visions and characters regarding the teaching focus on the integration of the latest advances in psychiatry and neuroscience, psychology, social science, and medical humanities for the purpose of understanding human behavior and treating the patients with medical or psychiatric illness. Psychiatry Faculty members are involved in teaching in all years of the medical school academic program, including the medical history, art and psychiatric disorder, medical paradigm and ethical practice, medical psychology, and psychiatry.

In terms of research, we focus on the bipolar disorder, metabolic syndrome, substance abuse, sleep and cognitive function in three university hospital and emerge much of outstanding papers published in international journal. We also established international collaboration relationship with Pittsburgh University in US, Toronto University in Canada, and Keio University in Japan for investigation regarding the aging process in major psychiatric disorders.

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    Projects

    Research Output

    Abnormal Functional Relationship of Sensorimotor Network With Neurotransmitter-Related Nuclei via Subcortical-Cortical Loops in Manic and Depressive Phases of Bipolar Disorder

    Martino, M., Magioncalda, P., Conio, B., Capobianco, L., Russo, D., Adavastro, G., Tumati, S., Tan, Z., Lee, H-C., Lane, T. J., Amore, M., Inglese, M. & Northoff, G., Jan 1 2020, In : Schizophrenia Bulletin. 46, 1, p. 163-174 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Citations (Scopus)

    Association of Craving and Depressive Symptoms in Ketamine-Dependent Patients Undergoing Withdrawal Treatment

    Chen, L. Y., Chen, C. K., Chen, C. H., Chang, H. M., Huang, M. C. & Xu, K., Jan 1 2020, In : American Journal on Addictions. 29, 1, p. 43-50 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Association of neighbourhood social and physical attributes with depression in older adults in Hong Kong: A multilevel analysis

    Guo, Y., Chang, S. S., Chan, C. H., Chang, Q., Hsu, C. Y. & Yip, P. S. F., Feb 1 2020, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 74, 2, p. 120-129 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)