천근아 / Keun-Ah Cheon
부교수

Department / Institute / Center :
Yonsei Autism Lab(YAL)/
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Dept.of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Phone 822-2228-1633 Email kacheon@yuhs.ac Website http://web.yonsei.ac.kr/autismlab

Educational Background

Undergraduate Education M.D., Yonsei University College of Medicine, 1994
Final Degree (University, Major) Ph.D., Graduate School, Yonsei University, 2003
Overseas Training (Institute, Supervisor) 2009-2010 뉴욕대학교 의과대학 Child Study Center, Institute for Pediatric Neuroscience 연수

Professional Societies and current positions

대한소아청소년정신의학회 총무이사
•Member of the International Society for Neuroimaging in Psychiatry (ISNIP)
•Member of Collegium Internationale Neuropsychopharmacologicum (CINP)
•Member of ADHD international Molecular Genetic Network
•Psychiatry Investigation, Advisory Board Member
•Corresponding Member of American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Research Area(s)

Translational research, Clinical research, Drug trial
Research Field 1) 자폐스펙트럼 장애의 연구 (유병률 연구, Functional MRI, Diffusion Tensor Imaging을 이용한 neural connectivity research, 줄기세포 연구)
2) ADHD 분자유전학적, 약물유전학적 연구
Diseases Autism Spectrum Disorder
Possible Collaboration 자폐스펙트럼 장애의 연구 - 줄기세포 연구

Research Methods

•유병률 연구,
•Functional MRI,
•Diffusion Tensor Imaging을 이용한 neural connectivity research,
•줄기세포 연구
•임상약물연구

Lab.

연구실사이트 바로가기
Location of Office 의대본관 519-3호
Location of Lab. 에비슨연구센터 412호
Contact person Name: 임우영 / Tel: 010 4751 2697 / E-mail: imwy@yuhs.ac

Major Published Articles and Books

•Prevalence of autism spectrum disorders in a total population sample
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY 168 9:904~912,2011
•The 1287 G/A polymorphism of the Norepinephrine Transporter gene (NET) is involved in Commission Errors in Korean children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
BEHAVIORAL AND BRAIN FUNCTIONS 7 12:~,2011
•Involvement of the anterior thalamic radiation in boys with high functioning autism spectrum disorders: A Diffusion Tensor Imaging study
BRAIN RESEARCH 1417 0:77~86,2011
•Titrating Optimal Dose of Osmotic-Controlled Release Oral Delivery (OROS)-Methylphenidate and Its Efficacy and Safety in Korean Children with ADHD: A Multisite Open Labeled Study
PSYCHIATRY INVESTIGATION 9 3:257~262,2012
•Emotion-on-a-chip (EOC): Evolution of biochip technology to measure human emotion using body fluids
MEDICAL HYPOTHESES 79 1:827~832,2012
•Norepinephrine transporter gene (SLC6A2) is involved with methylphenidate response in Korean children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
INTERNATIONAL CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY 26 2:107~113,2011