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Dr Ho, Man Mandy 何敏

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Assistant Professor

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Dr Ho, Man Mandy 何敏

Title:
Assistant Professor

Department:

Short Biography:

Dr. Mandy Ho is an Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing, the University of Hong Kong. She is a registered nurse and dietitian and completed her PhD study in the Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney. With a double qualification in nursing and dietetics, she has involved in various community and research projects on the promotion and evaluation of child and adolescent health, prevention and management of obesity, insulin resistance, pre-diabetes and diabetes. Her main research interests are on the prevention and management of lifestyle related conditions, with a major focus on obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes prevention and managment. She is currently working on a RCT to evaluate the effect of of a community based weight loss programme targeting Chinese overweight adults with pre-diabetes. 

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
2014University of SydneyPhD
Msc. (Nutr & Diet)
BN
RN
APD (Australia)
Biography

Dr. Mandy Ho is an Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing, the University of Hong Kong. She is a registered nurse and dietitian and completed her PhD study in the Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney. With a double qualification in nursing and dietetics, she has involved in various community and research projects on the promotion and evaluation of child and adolescent health, prevention and management of obesity, insulin resistance, pre-diabetes and diabetes. Her main research interests are on the prevention and management of lifestyle related conditions, with a major focus on obesity, pre-diabetes and diabetes prevention and managment. She is currently working on a RCT to evaluate the effect of of a community based weight loss programme targeting Chinese overweight adults with pre-diabetes. 

 
Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
Garnett, S
Baur, L
Burrows, T
Stewart, L
Neve, M
Collins, C
2012-12-01Emerging Researcher Award: The Nutrition Society of Australia (Inc.) and the Nestlé Nutrition Institute, Pediatrics, US
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
2018- presentMemberInternational Society of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity
2013 - 2014MemberThe Nutrition Society of Australia (Inc.)
2000 - presentMemberDietitians Association of Australia
2011-2014MemberAustralian and New Zealand Obesity Society
2016 - 2018MemberAmerican Society of Nutrition
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