Asst Prof Andy Hau Yan Ho, PhD, EdD, FT

Assistant Professor of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Asst Prof Andy Hau Yan Ho, PhD, EdD, FT

Assistant Professor of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Biography

Asst Prof Andy H. Y. Ho is an award-winning researcher and educationist who specialises in psychosocial gerontology, public health palliative care, holistic therapies and community empowerment.

He is an endowed member of the prestigious International Work Group on Death, Dying and Bereavement, an ADEC Fellow in Thanatology, and a Marriage and Family Therapist. With deep passion to empower the oppressed and the underprivileged, Dr Ho has developed a wide array of empirical, translational, and participatory action research projects to promote civil engagement and compassionate citizenry in the areas of active ageing, dignified end-of-life care and psychiatric rehabilitation.

Based on this body of work, he has produced numerous acclaimed public health campaigns and short film documentaries; authored over 50 books, chapters and articles in prominent journals; as well as presented in over 100 keynotes, invited and conference presentations around the world.