INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR MIND-BODY SIGNALING AND ENERGY RESEARCH
The Laboratory is the Coordinating Center of the Alliance, founded by Director Shin Lin in 2003. This Alliance consists of an informal group of basis scientists dedicated to the common goal of conducting rigorous research that would accelerate the integration of Eastern mind/body practices and therapies into Western medicine and sports. Members of the Alliance share proprietary technologies, facilities and resources, experimental subjects, and research information to enhance their work and to collaborate on projects of mutual interests.
Members of the Alliance are associated with the following organizations:
Department of Developmental and Cell Biology
Department of Cognitive Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Beckman Laser Institute
Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine
Schwartz Center for Computational Neuroscience at UC San Diego
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Shanghai City Qigong Research Institute at the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (China).
Integrated Brain Research Center, Veteran's General Hospital and National Yang Ming University (Taipei)
Exercise Health Science Institute of the National Yang Ming University (Taiwan)
Department of Electrical and Control Engineering, National Chiao Tung University (Taiwan)
Institute of Optical Sciences, National Central University (Taiwan).
Mechanical Engineering Department, Yuan Ze University (Taiwan).
Japan Qigong Cultural Center (Japan)
Department of Electronics and Engineering, Mokpo National University (Korea)