Pao–Huan Chen, MD

Sleep Clinic

• Sleep disorder in old age
• Mood disorder in old age

• English
• Chinese



  • Observer: Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto (2016)
    Centre for Addition and Mental Health, Toronto (2016)
    Baycrest Geriatric Care Centre, Toronto (2016)
  • Board Certification: Geriatric psychiatry (2013)
  • Clinical Fellow: Department of Psychiatry, Taipei Medical University Hospital (2011)
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry (2010)
  • Chief Resident: Department of Psychiatry, Taipei City Psychiatric Center (2009-2010)
  • Residency: Department of Psychiatry, Taipei City Psychiatric Center (2006-2009)
  • Internship: Taipei Medical University Hospital (2003-2004)
  • Medical Education: School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University (1997-2004)



  • Attending Psychiatrist, Taipei Medical University Hospital
  • Lecture, School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University



  • Clock drawing test for cognitive assessment in an older adult with long-term benzodiazepine use

        Chen PH*, JJ Sheu (2017). Geriatrics & Gerontology International, in press. (SCI)

  • Diabetes mellitus and first episode mania associated with cardiovascular diseases in patients with older-age bipolar disorder

   Chen PH*, Chang CK, Chiang SJ, Lin YK, Tsai SY, Huang SH (2017). Psychiatry Research,      249, 65-69. (SCI)

  • Emerging hyperkalemia following valproic acid use in an elderly patient with late-onset mania

   Kuo YC, Lin YC, Chen PH* (2016). Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 36(4), 394-         395. (SCI)

  • Physiological characteristics of patients with schizophrenia prematurely dying from circulatory diseases

   Chen PH, Tsai SY, Kuo CJ, Chung KH, Huang SH, Chen CC (2016). Asia Pacific Psychiatry,      8(3), 199-205. (SCI)

  • Restless leg syndrome induced by escitalopram and lithium combined with quetiapine treatment in bipolar disorder: a case report

        Chen PH (2016). Clinical Neuropharmacology, 39(2), 118-119. (SCI)

  • Comorbid alcohol use disorders affecting physical health of patients with bipolar disorder

   Tang HC, Chen PH, Chung KH, Kuo CJ, Huang SH, Tsai SY (2015). Journal of Dual                Diagnosis, 11(3-4), 184-188. (SCI)

  • High serum sodium level in affective episode associated with coronary heart disease in old adults with bipolar disorder

   Chen PH, Gildengers AG, Lee SH, Chen ML, Kuo CJ, Tsai SY (2015). International Journal      of Psychiatry in Medicine, 50(4), 422-433. (SCI)

  • Remission of classic rapid cycling bipolar disorder with levothyroxine augmentation therapy in a male patient having clinical hypothyroidism

        Chen PH, Huang YJ (2015). Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, 11, 339-342. (SCI)

  • Antibody profiling of bipolar disorder using Escherichia coli proteome microarrays

   Chen PC, Syu GD, Chung KH, Ho YH, Chung FH, Chen PH, Lin JM, Chen YW, Tsai SY, Chen    CS. (2014). Molecular and Cellular Proteomics, 14(3), 510-518. (SCI)

  • Persistent inflammation and its relationship to leptin and insulin in phases of bipolar disorder from acute depression to full remission

   Tsai SY, Chung KH, Huang SH, Chen PH, Lee HC, Kao CJ (2014). Bipolar Disorder, 16(8),      800-808. (SCI)

  • Soluble interleukin-6 receptor level reflecting the illness activity in bipolar disorder

   Tsai SY, Lee CH, Huang SH, Chung KH, Chen PH (2014). Australian and New Zealand            Journal of Psychiatry, 48(4), 382-383. (SCI)

  • Serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels were reduced during methamphetamine early withdrawal

   Chen PH, Huang MC, Lai YC, Chen PY, Liu HC (2014). Addiction Biology, 19(3), 482-485.      (SCI)

  • The link between high-sensitivity c-reactive protein and orbitofrontal cortex in euthymic bipolar disorder

  Chung KH, Huang SH, Wu JY, Chen PH, Hsu JL, Tsai SY (2013). Neuropsychobiology,           68(3), 168-173. (SCI)

  • Rapid cycling and lower hemoglobin characterizing elderly bipolar patients with brain atrophy

   Chen PH, Tsai SY, Hsu JL, Lin HW, Huang SH, Chung KH (2013). Journal of Experimental      and Clinical Medicine, 5(3), 101-103.