Dr Kinley Wangdi

MBBS, M.Sc (Trop Med)
Postdoctoral Fellow

Biography

I am a spatial epidemiologist with medical training. I studied M.Sc in Tropical Medicine from Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand and PhD from ANU, Australia.

Research

Research interests

  • Vector borne diseases
  • Geospatial health
  • Bayesian statistics
  • Use of information technology in enhancing public health services

Publications

  • Bagheri, N, Wangdi, K, Cherbuin, N et al 2018, 'Combining Geospatial Analysis with Dementia Risk Utilising General Practice Data: A Systematic Review', The Journal of Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 71-77.
  • Bagheri, N, Wangdi, K, Cherbuin, N et al 2018, 'General Practice Clinical Data Help Identify Dementia Hotspots: A Novel Geospatial Analysis Approach', Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, vol. 61, no. 1, pp. 125-134.
  • Wangdi, K & Clements, A 2017, 'Spatial and temporal patterns of diarrhoea
    in Bhutan 2003–2013', BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 17, no. 507, pp. 1-9 pp.
  • Furuya Kanamori, L, Wangdi, K, Yakob, L et al 2017, '25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentrations and Clostridium difficile Infection: A Meta-Analysis', Journal of Parenteral and enteral nutrition, vol. 41, no. 5, pp. 890-895pp.
  • Wangdi, K, Banwell, C, Gatton, M et al 2016, 'Development and evaluation of a spatial decision support system for malaria elimination in Bhutan', Malaria Journal, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 180-180.
  • Wangdi, K, Banwell, C, Gatton, M et al 2016, 'Malaria burden and costs of intensifi ed control in Bhutan, 2006-14: an observational study and situation analysis', The Lancet Global Health, vol. 4, no. 5, pp. e336-e343.
  • Wangdi, K, Gatton, M, Kelly, G et al 2016, 'Malaria elimination in India and regional implications', The Lancet Infectious Diseases, vol. 16, no. 10, pp. E214-E224.
  • Wangdi, K, Gatton, M, Kelly, G et al 2015, 'Cross-Border Malaria: A Major Obstacle for Malaria Elimination', Advances in Parasitology, vol. 89, no. 2015, pp. 79-107.
  • Wangdi, K, Gatton, M, Kelly, G et al 2014, 'Prevalence of asymptomatic malaria and bed net ownership and use in Bhutan, 2013: a country earmarked for malaria elimination', Malaria Journal, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 352-352.
  • Aung, M, Moolphate, S, Paudel, D et al 2013, 'Global evidence directing regional preventive strategies in Southeast Asia for fighting TB/HIV', Journal of Infection in Developing Countries, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 191-202.
  • Wangdi, K & Gurung, M 2012, 'THE EPIDEMIOLOGY OF TUBERCULOSIS IN PHUENTSHOLING GENERAL HOSPITAL A SIX YEAR RETROSPECTIVE STUDY', BMC Research Notes, vol. 5, pp. 311-311.
  • Tenzin, T, Wangdi, K & Ward, M 2012, 'Human and animal rabies prevention and control cost in Bhutan, 2001-2008: The cost-benefit of dog rabies elimination', Vaccine, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 260-270.
  • Wangdi, K, Kaewkungwal, J, Singhasivanon, P et al 2011, 'Spatio-temporal patterns of malaria infection in Bhutan: A country embarking on malaria elimination', Malaria Journal, vol. 10, no. 89, pp. 1-8.