Director, Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University Hospital
CEO, Program of National Suicide Prevention Center in contract with the Ministry of Health and Welfare
Adjunct Director, Student Counseling Center, National Taiwan University
Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University Medical College
Ph.D., in Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University
M.D., Taipei Medical University
Resident doctor, Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University Hospital
Second Lieutenant Medical Officer, R.O.C. Air Force
of International Academic Organization
International contributor: World Suicide Report, World Health Organization (WHO); Preventing suicide: A global imperative.
Collaborator, The WHO World Mental Health International College Student (WMH-ICS) Initiative.
Lifetime member, International Psychogeriatric Association
Member, International Association of Suicide Prevention
Member, International College of Psychosomatic Medicine
and Research Specialty
Psychosomatic medicine and consultation-liaison psychiatry
Outstanding Teaching Award, National Taiwan University (2019)
Excellent Mentor Award, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University (2016)
Honorary member of the Phi Tau Phi Scholastic Honor Society of the Republic of China (2012)
Award of best attending physician (By Alumni Association of North American, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University) (2005)
Teaching award of excellence in medical education, National Taiwan University Hospital) (2004)
Dr. Shi-Jen Tsei Memorial Research Award, Taiwanese Society of Psychiatry (2002)
Service Award, National Taiwan University Hospital (2000)
Resident doctor delegate, administrative committee of National Taiwan University Hospital (1999)
WL, Liao SC, Tu YK, Yang CCH, Kuo TBJ, Gau SSF. Autonomic reactivity
during reading of a somatic distress script in patients with somatic
symptom disorder. J Psychosom Res 2019;123:109729.
YE, Chen HC, Chou HL, et al. Exploration of microbiota targets for
major depressive disorder and mood related traits. J Psychiatr Res
SC, Ma HM, Lin YL, Huang WL. Functioning and quality of life in
patients with somatic symptom disorder: The association with
comorbid depression. Compr Psychiatry 2019;90:88-94.
MM, Chang CH, Liao SC, Yeh YC. Rates and trends of psychiatric
inpatient and post-discharge suicides in Taiwan, 2002-2013: a
national register-based study. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol
HF, Sheng WH, Liao SC, et al. The changes and the predictors of
suicide ideation and suicide attempt among HIV-positive patients at
6-12 months post diagnosis: A longitudinal study. J Adv Nurs
CY, Lee MB, Liao SC, Ko CH. A nationwide survey of the prevalence
and psychosocial correlates of internet addictive disorders in
Taiwan. J Forms Med Assoc 2019;118:514-23.
KH, Yu CC, Hu YH, et al. Targeted treatment of primary aldosteronism
- The consensus of Taiwan Society of Aldosteronism. J Forms Med
IM, Lin PH, Wu VC, Wu CS, Shan JC, Chang SS, Liao SC. Suicide deaths
among patients with end-stage renal disease receiving dialysis: A
population-based retrospective cohort study of 64,000 patients in
Taiwan. J Affect Disord. 2018;227:7-10.
WL, Liao SC. Subgrouping Somatic Symptom Disorder: An Analysis Based
on the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research. Psychother
WS, Guo YL, Liao SC, et al. Suicidality 6 Years After Occupational
Injury. J Clin Psychiatry 2018;79:doi: 10.4088/JCP.17m11729.
HF, Hsiao FH, Sheng WH, et al. Prevalence and Predictors of
Depression Among People Living With HIV/AIDS: A National Study. Nurs
CH, Chang SS, Tsai HJ, et al. Comparative effect of antipsychotics
on risk of self-harm among patients with schizophrenia. Acta
Psychiatr Scand 2018;137:296-305.
HT, Liu SK, Hsieh MH, Chien YL, Chen IM, Liao SC, Tsai HJ, Wu CS.
Impacts of Electroconvulsive Therapy on 1-Year Outcomes in Patients
With Schizophrenia: A Controlled, Population-Based Mirror-Image
Study. Schizophr Bull. 2018;44:798-806.
WS, Guo YL, Liao SC et al., Quality of life at 6 years after
occupational injury. Qual Life Res. 2018;27:609-618.
SC, Chen IM, Tu CY, Hsu CK, Ma HM, Lee MT, Huang WL. Sub-syndromal
psychosomatic concepts and personality traits in community adults.
Compr Psychiatry 2017;75:110-116.
SC, Wu CT, Huang HC, Cheng WT, Liu YH. Major Depression Detection
from EEG Signals Using Kernel Eigen-Filter-Bank Common Spatial
Patterns. Sensors 2017; doi: 10.3390/s17061385.
PH, Liao SC, Chen IM, et al. Impact of Universal Health Coverage on
Suicide Risk in Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients: Population-based
Cohort Study from 1985 to 2007 in Taiwan. Psycho-Oncology
WL, Liao SC. Psychometric properties of the Chinese Version of the
Diagnostic Criteria for Psychosomatic Research. Psychother Psychosom
VC, Hu YH, Er LK et al., Case detection and diagnosis of primary
aldosteronism - The consensus of Taiwan Society of Aldosteronism. J
Formos Med Assoc. 2017;116:993-1005.
WS, Shiao JS, Liao SC, Kuo CY, Chen CC, Guo YL. Depressive, anxiety
and post-traumatic stress disorders at six years after occupational
injuries. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 2017;267:507-516.
WL, Liao SC, Yang CC, et al. Measures of heart rate variability in
individuals with somatic symptom disorder. Psychosom Med
CS, Liao SC, Tsai YT, Chang SS, Tsai HJ. Comparative risk of
self-harm hospitalization amongst depressive disorder patients using
different antidepressants: a population-based cohort study in
Taiwan. Psychol Med 2017;47:81-92.
FW, Liao SC, Wu CY, Lee MB. The effectiveness of suicide prevention
programmes: urban and gender disparity in age-specific suicide rates
in a Taiwanese population. Public health 2017;147:136-43.
MC, Chuang SC, Tseng MM, et al. Cortisol awakening response in
patients with bipolar disorder during acute episodes and partial
remission: A pilot study. Psychiatry Res 2017;258:594-7.