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Ki Hyung Park

  • Research Specialist

Biography

Ki Park is a research specialist in the Health Policy Research Program, and he completed his PhD in the Community and Behavioral Health Department at the College of Public Health. For his dissertation, he worked in an analysis of the state gambling treatment outcome and examined disclosure of gambling problems within problem gamblers’ social support network. Mr. Park works at the PPC in the Health Policy Program with Peter Damiano and Elizabeth Momany. He is currently involved with the Iowa Child and Family Household Health survey and the state Medicaid surveys.  Mr. Park’s research interests include health disparities, addiction and behavior, risk communication, and minority health.

Research Interests

  • Children's health
  • Health disparity
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Preventive care
  • Risk communication and health outcome

Educational Background

  • Ph. D., 2012, Community and Behavioral Health, University of Iowa
  • M.A., 2006, Health Promotion and Education, University of Northern Iowa
  • B.S., 1986, Bachelor in Science, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru