Cheng-Yu Chen, MD

Medical Imaging

• Diagnostic neuroradiology
• Neuroanatomy
• Neuroimaging
• Functional magnetic resonance imaging
• Nervous system diseases image biomarkers
• Advanced neuro MR Imaging

• English
• Chinese



  • Medical degree in School of Medicine, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, 1985


  • Diagnostic Neuroradiology
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Neuroimaging
  • Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Nervous system diseases image biomarkers
  • Advanced neuro MR Imaging


  • 2016/04 – President, The Neuroradiological Society of Taiwan.
  • 2015/01 – Deputy superintendent, Taipei Medical University Hospital.
  • 2014/08 – Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University.
  • 2014/03 – Director, Translational Imaging Research Center, Taipei Medical University.
  • 2014/09 – Chair, Scientific Program, Vice President, XXI Symposium Neuroradiologicum 2018, Taipei.
  • 2013/07 – Chairman, Department of Medical Imaging, Taipei Medical University Hospital.
  • 2013/07 – Professor, Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, Taipei Medical University.
  • 2011/11 – 2013/7 Executive Dean, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei.
  • 2011/01 – Adjunct Attending Neuroradiologist, Department of Radiology, Tri-Service General Hospital.
  • 2000/08 – Professor, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei.
  • 2007/05 – 2011/01 Chief, Neuroradiology and MRI, Department of Radiology, Tri-Service General Hospital.
  • 1997/04 – 2000/12 Tri-Service General Hospital.
  • 1997/04 – 2000/07 Associated professor, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei.
  • 2001/01 – 2007/04 Chairman, Department of Radiology, Tri-Service General Hospital and National Defense Medical Center.
  • 1992/07 – 1993/06 Clinical Researcher, Department of Radiology, The Children Hospital’s of Philadelphia.
  • 1990/08 – 2011/01 Attending Neuroradiologist, Department of Radiology, Tri-Service General Hospital.
  • 1989/08 – 1990/07 Chief Resident, Department of Radiology, Tri-Service General Hospital.
  • 1985/08 – 1989/07 Resident, Department of Radiology, Tri-Service General Hospital.

Board Certification

  • National Board of Radiology
  • National Board of Diagnostic Neuroradiology


  1. Hung-Wen Kao, Nai-Yu Cho, Chun-Jen Hsueh, Ming-Chung Chou, Hsiao-Wen Chung, Michelle Liou, Shih-Wei Chiang, Shao-Yuan Chen, Chun-Jung Juan, Guo-Shu Huang, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Delayed Parkinsonism after CO Intoxication: Evaluation of the Substantia Nigra with Inversion-Recovery MR Imaging. RADIOLOGY.  265(1):215-221, Oct 2012.
  2. Hua-Shan Liu, Hsiao-Wen Chung, Ming-Chung Chou, Michelle Liou, Chao-Ying Wang, Hueng-Wen Gao, Shih-Wei Chiang, Chun-Jung Juan, Guo-Shu Huang, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Effects of Microvascular Permeability Changes on Contrast-Enhanced T1 and Pharmacokinetic MR Imagings after Ischemia. STROKE. 44(7):1872-1877, Jul 2013.
  3. Pen-Yuan Liao, Chien-Chang LeeCheng-Yu Chen*. Hypertensive Brain Stem Encephalopathy. (case report) Am J Emerg Med. 33(1):131.e5-131.e7, Jan 2015.
  4. An-Chen Tso, Wen-Long Tsao, Cheng-Yu Chen, Chwan-Fen Yang, Giia-Sheun Peng*. Combination Treatment of Interferon β-1b and Warfarin for a Patient With Balo´ ’s Concentric Sclerosis and Antiphospholipid Syndrome. (case report) Neurologist. 19(2):46-48, Jan 2015.
  5. Pen-Yuan Liao, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Regarding tumefactive demyelinating lesion, its image diagnosis, and discussion. (Letter) Am J Emerg Med. 33(2):290-291, Feb 2015.
  6. Kevin Li-Chun, Hsieh, Robert A. Zimmerman, Kao Hung Wen, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Revisiting Neuroimaging of Abusive Head Trauma in Infants and Young Children.  (Review Article) American Journal of Roentgenology. 204(5):944-52, May 2015.
  7. Yung-Chieh Chen, Shih-Wei Chiang, Chia-Hsing Chi, Michelle Liou, Hung-Wen Kao, Hsiao-Wen Chung, Hsin I Ma, Giia-Sheun Peng, Yu-Te Wu, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Early Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Patients with Neuropsychological Impairment Is Associated with Increased Fractional Anisotropy In the Anterior Thalamic Nucleus. Medicine. 95(19):e3636, May 2016.
  8. Pen-Yuan Liao, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Regarding “Spontaneous Subdural Hematoma in Middle-Aged Adult”. (Letter) Journal of Emergency Medicine. 51(3):e67-9, Sep 2016.
  9. Jui-Tai Chen, Yi-Ling Lin, Ta-Liang  Chen, Yu-Ting  Tai, Cheng-Yu  Chen, Ruei-Ming Chen*. Ketamine alleviates bradykinin-induced disruption of the mouse cerebrovascular endothelial cell-constructed tight junction barrier via a calcium-mediated redistribution of occludin polymerization. Toxicology. 368:142-151, Sep 2016.
  10. Hua-Shan Liu, Yung-Chieh Chen, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Cerebral Microbleeds and Iron Depletion of Dentate Nuclei in Ataxia-Telangiectasia. (case report) Neurology. 87(10):1062-3, Sep2016.
  11. Yuan-Hao Lee, Clayton Chi-Chang Chen, San-Kan Lee, Cheng-Yu Chen, Yung-Liang Wan, Wan-Yuo Guo, Amy Cheng, Wing P Chan*. Patient safety during radiological examinations: a nationwide survey of residency training hospitals in Taiwan. BMJ open. 6(9):e010756, Sep 2016.
  12. Ahmed Atef Ahmed Ali, Fei-Ting Hsu, Chia-Ling Hsieh, Chia-Yang Shiau, Chiao-Hsi Chiang, Cheng-Yu Chen*, Hsu-Shan Huang**. Smart Targeted Theranostic Agent: Erlotinib Conjugated Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Therapy and MRI of Metastatic Cancer. Scientific Reports. Accept 2016.
  13. Duen-Pang Kuo, Chia-Feng Lu, Michelle Liou, Yung-Chieh Chen, Hsiao-Wen Chung, Cheng-Yu Chen*. Differentiate Infarct Core from Ischemic Penumbra by Diffusion Tensor Imaging-Derived Metrics Within the First 4.5 Hours in a Rat Model. Korean Journal of Radiology. Accept 2016.