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Dr Wang, Man Ping 王文炳

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Dr Wang, Man Ping 王文炳

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Associate Professor

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Also Cited As:
Wang, MP
Wang, Man Ping
Wang, Kelvin Man-Ping
Wang, KM

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
The Nursing Council of Hong KongRN
The University of Hong KongBNurs
The University of Hong KongMPH
The University of Hong KongMPhil
The University of Hong KongPhD
Biography

Kelvin obtained his degrees on Bachelor of Nursing Studies (BN), Master of Public Health (MPH), Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from the University of Hong Kong (HKU). He is associate professor, director of Master of Nursing program. As a registered nurse (RN), he had clinical practices on surgical and operation theatre nursing. His research mainly focuses on tobacco control, smoking cessation, alcohol use and misuse, health information communication technologies and community-based participatory research. He is particularly interested in pragmatic trials on complex interventions for promoting healthy behaviors. He is leading several research projects: randomised controlled trials on smoking cessation for community smokers, workplace smokers, women smokers and smoking fathers; studies on emerging tobacco products (i.e. electronic cigarette, heat-not-burn HnB, waterpipe smoking); prospective studies on second-hand and thirdhand smoke exposure in children; smartphone addiction in adults and adolescents, promotion of positive mental health. He also involved in several large-scale surveys on adolescent smoking and alcohol use, Family & Health Information Trend Surveys (FHInTs) collaborating with the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health & Dana Farber Cancer Institue. His research also includes clinical trials on mental health promotion.

Kelvin is the Associate Editor of BMC Public Health and editorial board member of Scientific Reports and the MHealth. He has published more than 100 papers inlcuding those in Lancet Digital Health, JAMA Internal Medicine, JACC, JAMA Paediatrics, Paediatrics, J Pediatrics, Int J Epidemiol, JMIR, Addiction, Tobacco Control, Nicotine & Tob Research, Journal of Behavioral Addictions, J Adolescent Health.

Research post-graduate applicants may contact Kelvin if they are interested in any of the following reserch areas: tobacco control policy, smoking cessation trial, alcohol reduction trial, mobile health (mHealth) intervention, internet gaming addiction, clinical nursing interventions.

  

 
Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
2018-05-01Pi Iota Chapter Scholarship 2017/2018 (Topic: “Quit to Win” Smoke-free Community Campaign): Pi Iota Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing
Research Achievement
2012-06-01YS and Christabel Lung Postgraduate Scholarship: The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
Chan, WF
Lau, OS
2015-12-01Best Poster Award, Effectiveness of a Workplace Intervention to Promote Smoking Cessation in Hong Kong: The 6th Hong Kong International Nursing Forum, 10-11 December, Hong Kong
Others
Lam, OBC
Kwong, A
Lai, V
2015-12-01Best Poster Award, Incentive-Based Smoking Cessation via Quit to Win Contest (2009) in Hong Kong: The 6th Hong Kong International Nursing Forum, 10-11 December, Hong Kong
Others
LUK, TT
Kwong, ACS
Lai, VWY
2019-02-01SRNT Travel Award, Chat-based instant messaging support combined with brief advice and active referral for smoking cessation in proactively recruited community smokers: a pragmatic, cluster randomized controlled trial (abstract): The Society For Research On Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) 2019 Annual Meeting, February 20-23, 2019, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
Research Achievement
Weng, X
Lau, AOS
2018-11-01Conference paper award: November 2-4, 2018, Zhejiang Province, China, 優秀論文《企業戒煙干預:香港的經驗》, 第十九届全國控煙學術研討會
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
12/2018MemberCollege of Nursing, Hong Kong
01/2016MemberThe Society for Nicotine & Tobacco Research
06/2016MemberPi Iota Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing
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