Car Mun Kok - Dev Research and Extension Group
||Car Mun Kok
||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
||Doctoral degree, Family Science with a specialization in Child, Youth, and Family Studies
||I have coded data and also translated research to practice by developing resources for childcare providers on topics like role modeling, engaging children’s senses with food, and positive feeding practices.
||Translating research to practice through working with Extension specialists and educators, poster presentations at national conferences and manuscript development.
||Through Cooperative Extension, I want to work with youth and families in helping them meet their needs and goals for healthy eating and living.
|How will the project experience help you achieve your future career goals?
||This will help me develop evidence-based programs and implement them in the community. I will also be able to use the experiences to evaluate programs and use the results to further inform research.
|Top 3 strengths that contribute to the project:
||Responsible, Hardworking, Leadership
||I climbed one of the tallest mountains in Southeast Asia in January 2014. It was a great and exhilarating experience I will never forget.