CH Tu

杜政昊  Cheng-Hao Tu 助理教授

 

Current Position

Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science, China Medical University, Taiwan

Research Center for Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, 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; 2001.09~2010.06

 

Awards

Travel aid, The 14th World Congress on Pain, Milan, Italy; 2012.08

Excellent work, Annual contest of academic paper, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; 2010.05

Best posters award, The 8th International Evoked Potentials Symposium, Fukuoka, Japan; 2004.04

 

Research Grants

MOST 103-2314-B-010-046 "The chemical and functional brain connectivity in primary dysmenorrhea and premenstrual dysphoric disorder: brain imaging study (2/3~3/3)", 08/01/2014~07/31/2015. NTD $1,040,000 by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan.

NSC 102-2314-B-010-058 "The chemical and functional brain connectivity in primary dysmenorrhea and premenstrual dysphoric disorder: brain imaging study", 10/01/2013~09/30/2014. NTD $1,200,000 by the National Science Council, Taiwan.

102TPECH03 "The association between premenstrual emotion changes and menstrual pain in the brain: the brain imaging study", 08/01/2013~07/31/2014. NTD $800,000 by Department of Health, Taipei City Government, Taiwan.

 

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

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, 6: 24543.

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, 6: 23639.

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, 157(1): 92-102.

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, 19(8): 1071-1074.

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, 9(11): e112766.

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, 154(9): 1718-1724.

Hsing-Feng Lee, Jen-Chuen Hsieh, Ching-Liang Lu*, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Cheng-Hao Tu, Chou-Ming Cheng, David M. Niddam, Han-Chieh Lin, Fa-Yauh Lee, and Full-Young Chang (2012). Enhanced affect/cognition-related brain responses during visceral placebo analgesia in irritable bowel syndrome patients. PAIN, 153(6): 1301-1310.

Cheng-Hao Tu, David M. Niddam, Hsiang-Tai Chao, Li-Fen Chen, Yong-Sheng Chen, Yu-Te Wu, Tzu-Chen Yeh, Jiing-Feng Lirng, and Jen-Chuen Hsieh* (2010). Brain morphological changes associated with cyclic menstrual pain. PAIN, 150(3): 462-468.

Cheng-Hao Tu+, David M. Niddam+, Hsiang-Tai Chao, Ren-Shyan Liu, Ren-Jen Hwang, Tzu-Chen Yeh, and Jen-Chuen Hsieh* (2009). Abnormal cerebral metabolism during menstrual pain in primary dysmenorrhea. NeuroImage, 47(1):28-35.