Assistant IT Director
School of Public Health The University of Hong Kong
Dr LM Ho obtained a Master of Philosophy degree in epidemiology in 1991 and a Doctor of Philosophy in Informatics in 1998 from the University of Hong Kong. Dr Ho has served as a Chartered Statistician of the Royal Statistical Society of the UK since 1994. He offers statistical consultancy services to staff members. Dr Ho is in charge of information technology services in the School. He is the Personal Data Protection Coordinator of the School, and provides advices on the protection and security of personal data and research data. He is also the Honorary Assistant Professor of the School. His main research interests include tobacco and other lifestyle related diseases and infectious diseases. Dr Ho is involved in various teaching activities, including evidence-based practice, problem-based public health, health research projects in undergraduate medical curriculum; statistics in Master of Public Health; and public health training of medical doctors.