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Hoang The Ky

Research Officer

Tel: (84 -4) 3 5119904, ext. 107
Fax: (84 -4) 3 5119905
ky@healthbridge.org.vn

Vietnam Vietnam

Hoang The Ky works on HealthBridge Vietnam’s Nutrition and Food security project (or Field to Fork project) in the highlands of Vietnam and Thailand. He is responsible for assisting the Research Coordinator with implementation, in particular coordinating project training and workshops, leading nutrition training, and providing nutrition technical support to project partners. He also coordinates and follows up on the progress of project implementation.

Ky graduated from the Hanoi School of Public Health (HSPH) with a Master degree in June 2012.  From July 2008 to May 2013, he worked for World Vision International in Vietnam, as a technical support on health and nutrition. In this period, he successfully conducted models on nutrition (such as: PD/HEARTH; nutrition clubs, green vegetable garden…) for minority groups (H’Mong, Thai, Muong …) in northern provinces (Hoa Binh, Dien Bien…).  From August 2010-August 2011, he worked in the Hanoi office of CHILILAB of HSPH, a research centre on public health and population, as a researcher and field coordinator.

Publications

  1. Le Bao Chau, Tran Huu Bich, Hoang The Ky, Bui Ngoc Linh and Nguyen Phuong Thuy. Utilization of health care services from household’s perspective in CHILILAB 2011. Journal of Public Health, No 24 (24), April 2012.

  2. Tran Huu Bich, Dinh Phuong Hoa, Le Thi Vui, Nguyen Thanh Ha, Duong Kim Tuan and Hoang The Ky. Change in knowledge of exclusive breastfeeding for six months among father – Finding from community intervention study in a rural area of Vietnam. Journal of Public Health, Oct 2012.