Cheng-Hao Tu

Current Position

Assistant professor, Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science, China Medical University, Taiwan

 

Professional Experience

  • Researcher, Research Assistance Center, Show-Chwan Health Care System, Taiwan; 2015.07~2015.11
  • Project Assistant Professor, Institute of Brain Science, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan; 2013.02~2014.08
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Institute of Brain Science, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan; 2011.08~2013.01

 

Education & Training

PhD, Institute of Neuroscience, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

 

Awards

  • 2014 Travel Award in the 14th World Congress on Pain, Milan, Italy
  • 2012 Excellent work in the annual contest of academic paper in National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2004 Best posters award in The 8th International Evoked Potentials Symposium, Fukuoka, Japan

 

Committee & Membership

  • Councilor, Taiwan Society for Nutritional Psychiatry Research; 2016.05~Present
  • Member, the International Association for the Study of Pain; 2008.06~Present
  • Member, the Society for Neuroscience; 2003.02~2013.12

 

Selected Publication

  • Jaung-Geng Lin, Yu-Chen Lee, Cheng-Hao Tu, Iona MacDonald, Hsin-Yi Chung, Sih-Ting Luo, Shih-Ya Hung, and Yi-Hung Chen (2017). Histamine H1 Receptor Antagonists Facilitate Electroacupuncture Analgesia.
  • Yu-Chen Chan, Yi-Jun Liao, Cheng-Hao Tu and Hsueh-Chih Chen (2016). Neural Correlates of Hostile Jokes: Cognitive and Motivational Processes in Humor Appreciation. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience.
  • Ting-Hsuan Wu, Cheng-Hao Tu, Hsiang-Tai Chao, Wei-Chi Li, Intan Low, Chih-Ying Chuang, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Chou-Ming Cheng, Chih-Che Chou, Li-Fen Chen, and Jen-Chuen Hsieh (2016). Dynamic changes of functional pain connectome in women with primary dysmenorrhea. Scientific Reports.
  • Shyh-Yuh Wei, Hsiang-Tai Chao, Cheng-Hao Tu, Ming-Wei Lin, Wei-Chi Li, Intan Low, Horng-Der Shen, Li-Fen Chen, and Jen-Chuen Hsieh (2016). The BDNF Val66Met polymorphism is associated with the functional connectivity dynamics of pain modulatory systems in primary dysmenorrhea. Scientific Reports.
  • Shyh-Yuh Wei, Hsiang-Tai Chao, Cheng-Hao Tu, Wei-Chi Li, Intan Low, Chih-Ying Chuang, Li-Fen Chen, and Jen-Chuen Hsieh (2016).Changes in functional connectivity of pain modulatory systems in women with primary dysmenorrhea. PAIN.
  • Wei-Chi Li, Cheng-Hao Tu, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Li-Fen Chen and Jen-Chuen Hsieh (2015). High prevalence of incidental brain findings in primary dysmenorrhea. European Journal of Pain.
  • Lin-Chien Lee, Cheng-Hao Tu, Li-Fen Chen, Horng-Der Shen, Hsiang-Tai Chao, Ming-Wei Lin, and Jen-Chuen Hsieh (2014). The BDNF gene Val66Met polymorphism is associated with primary dysmenorrhea. PLOS One.
  • Cheng-Hao Tu, David M Niddam, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Jiing-Feng Lirng, Chou-Ming Cheng, Chih-Che Chou, Hsiang-Tai Chao, and Jen-Chuen Hsieh (2013). Menstrual pain is associated with rapid structural alterations in the brain. Pain.