Ching-Fang Sun, MD 孫慶芳 醫師

Academic Appointments

Psychiatry resident physician, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, Virginia, USA (2021/07-)

Junior investigator, Mind-Body Interface Research Centre, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan (2019/06-)


2012-2020, M.D., China Medical University College of Medicine, Taichung, Taiwan


Professional Experiences

  • 2018/06-2019/05 Intern doctor (general practice), China Medical University Hospital
  • 02/2018-03/2018 Observer (onco-psychiatry), The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, United States of America
    美國MD Anderson癌症中心腫瘤精神科觀察員
  • 07/2014-08/2014 Medical Student Researcher, The Nizet Lab, UCSD, San Diego, CA, United States of America
    美國加利福尼亞大學聖地牙哥分校Nizet Lab暑期醫學生研究員
  • 09/2012 - 06/2015 Biological Psychiatry Research Lab, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan

Research Interests

Mood disorder, neuroinflammation, child and adolescent psychiatry, psychotherapy, gender minority, public health


  1. Ching-Fang Sun, Chieh-Ho Chen, Pin-Zuo Ke, Tzu-Lung Ho, Chien-Heng Lin. Esophageal Duplication Cyst Presenting with Stridor in a Child with Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation: A Case Report and Literature Review. Medicine (Baltimore). 2019, Jul; 98(28): e16364. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 31305433. Pub Status: Published.
  2. Ching-Fang Sun, Wei-Che Chiu, Pau-Chung Chen, Hui-Chih Chang, Ta-Wei Guu, Sergey Shityakov, Andrew H. Miller, Jennifer C. Felger, Jane Pei-Chen Chang, Kuan-Pin Su. Depression-free after Interferon-alpha Exposure Indicates Less Incidence of Depressive disorder: A Longitudinal Study in Taiwan. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 2020, May; 88(-): 125-131. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 32434045. Pub Status: Published.
  3. Ching-Fang Sun, Yeo-Lin Chen, Ying-Hsuan Li, Monika Kumaraswamy, Ying-Chih Lo, Yi-Ting Chen. Duloxetine-Induced Hyponatremia in an Elderly Male Patient with Treatment-Refractory Major Depressive Disorder. Case Reports in Psychiatry. 2019, May; 2019(eCollection 2019): 4109150. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 31214374. Pub Status: Published.
  4. Monika Kumaraswamy, Leo Lin, Joshua Olson, Ching-Fang Sun, Poochit Nonejuie, Ross Corriden, Simon Döhrmann, Syed Raza Ali, Deirdre Amaro, Manfred Rohde, Joe Pogliano, George Sakoulas, Victor Nizet. Standard Susceptibility Testing Overlooks Potent Azithromycin Activity and Cationic Peptide Synergy Against MDR Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 2016, May; 71(5): 1264-1269. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 26832758. Pub Status: Published.