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Under the circumstance of COVID-19 pandemic with travel restrictions, presentations might be taken place online for those who can't attend on-site. 

Congratulations to the Awardees!
Best Poster Award


Dr. Shyh-Yuh Wei

Dysregulation of leptin-modulated corticostriatal circuitry and altered dietary decision-making behavior in bipolar disorder


Mr. Chia-Chung Ting

The Effect of Music Therapy for Children on Pain Release: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Oral Presenter


Dr. Po-Han Chou

Prefrontal Cortical Activity Predicts Therapeutic Effects of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Major Depression: A Near-Infrared Spectroscopy


Dr. Ya-Chun Feng

Cognitive Biases Predict Worry and Anxiety during Examinations and COVID-19 Pandemic -
A UK Sample


5-min Poster Blitz


Mr. Tzu-Li Chen

Association between Kawasaki Disease in Childhood and Psychiatric Disorders:
A Population-Based Cohort Study


Dr. Yin-Hui Hong

The Healing Power of Dancing Together -
A Narrative Study of Dance Movement Therapy Group for People with Dementia


Ms. Hsin-Chen Tsai

The Anti-Obesity and Anti-Depressant Effects Evaluation of Korean Red Ginseng Extract in High-Fat Diet with an Unpredictable Chronic Mild Stress-Induced Obesity and Depression Mice Model


Ms. Shih-Chun Meng

Omega-3 Fatty Acids on White Matter Hyperintensity and Cognitive Impairment in Patients with Vascular Depression


Ms. Chia-Yu Chen

A Systematic Review of Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resilience on High-Risk Behavior, Emotional and Somatic Symptoms

Guidelines for Poster & Oral Presentation Submission

The word limit is 500 words and the abstract should include Background, Methods, Results and Conclusion. Bursaries are provided for early career researchers. Check out Awards. If any difficulties to access online submission, please contact us via mbi2021.reg@elitepco.com.twAbstracts should be submitted in English via the submission portal (closed) for the consideration of oral or poster presentation at the 11th Mind-Body Interface International Symposium. To access the protal, you are requested to Login your account first.*Accepted poster presenters are encouraged to register for the selection of the "Best Poster Award", which will be presented at the Award ceremony on Oct. 30.

Guidelines for 5-min Poster Blitz Presentation

1. Among the posters submitted, 7 posters will be selected for the Poster Blitz! It’s a 5-minnute oral presentation.

2. Each selected presenter will be awarded and deliver a 5-minute summary of their poster and findings, highlighting key points. This is challenging but fun!


Topics of Interest

  • Basic science and biological processes and factors underlying the links between medical vs. non-medical intervention and mental health
    • Brain-gut-microbe axis
    • Fatty acids and lipid nutrition
    • Mental disorder & comorbidities
    • Music therapy, creative art therapy, diet/nutrition, exercise, horticultural therapy and life-style intervention
    • Neuroimaging
    • Personalized medicine
    • Psychology
    • Psycho-neuro-immunology 
    • ​​Psychopharmacology
    • Resilience
  • Disease management and mental health wellbeing across age groups
  • Epidemiology, public health and population studied in mental health
  • The use of science and technology in mental health