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Raymond C. K. Chan
Professor of Neuropsychology and Applied Cognitive Neuroscience, Researcher
Tel:  86-10-64836274
Fax:  86-10-64836274
Mailing Address:  16 Lincui Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China
Email:  rckchan@psych.ac.cn
Website:  http://nacnlab.psych.ac.cn
Research Interests:

Neuropsychopathology of psychotic disorders and identification of endophenotypes/biomarkers for these clinical groups such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorders

Study of neuropsychological performances along the continuum of psychosis

Application of social cognitive neuroscience (social psychology, cognitive sciences, neuropsychology) to the development of clinical assessment and intervention for psychotic disorders and at-risk individuals

Measurement issues in clinical practice (e.g., development and validation of ecological valid test of neuropsychological performance, and articulating the laboratory-based test results to everyday life performance)

Developmental psychopathology

Community service:

Asian Representative for International Neuropsychological Society; Editorial board for Neuropsychological Rehabilitation (SCI journal), Clinical Rehabilitation (SCI journal), and Advances in Psychological Sciences (Chinese); Physiopsychology sub-committee member of the Chinese Psychological Association


Sir Allan Sewell Fellowship

Griffith Health Distinguished Visiting Researcher Award

Senior Scientist Award for the 14th Biennial Workshop for Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorders (2004, 2008)

NARSAD Young Investigator

Selected Publications:

Chan, R. C. K.*, Xu, T., Heinrichs, R. W., Yu, Y., Wang, Y. (2010). Neurological soft signs in schizophrenia: A meta analysis. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 36(6), 1089-1104.

Chan, R. C. K*., Xie, W., Geng, F. L., …. (2016). Clinical utility and lifespan profiling of neurological soft signs in schizophrenia spectrum disorders, Schizophrenia Bulletin, 42(3), 560-570.

Xie, D. J., Shi, H. S., Lui, S. S. Y., Shi, C., Li, Y., Ho, K. K. Y., Hung, K. S. Y., Li, W. X., Yi, Z. H., Cheung, E. F. C., Kring, A. M., Chan, R. C. K.* (2018). Cross cultural validation and extension of the Clinical Assessment Interview for Negative Symptoms (CAINS) in the Chinese context: Evidence from a spectrum perspective. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 44(Supple 2), S547-S555.

Wang, Y. Y., Wang, Y.*, Zou, Y. M., Ni, K., Tian, X., Sun, H. W., Lui, S. S. Y., Cheung, E. F. C., Suckling, J., Chan, R. C. K.* (2018). Theory of mind impairment and its clinical correlates in patients with schizophrenia, major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder. Schizophrenia Research,197, 349-356.

Wang, Y. M., Zou, L. Q., Xie, W. L., Yang, Z. Y., Zhu, X. Z., Cheung, E. F. C., S?rensen, T. A., M?ller, A., Chan, R. C. K. * (2019). Altered functional connectivity of the default mode network in patients with schizo-obsessive comorbidity: A comparison between schizophrenia and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 4(1), 199-210.


The National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars

NSFC Fostering Project for Key Program

"Strategic Priority Research Program" of the Chinese Academy of Sciences