Kevin Koobmoov Thao MD, MPH is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He is currently an associate professor at the UW Department of Family Medicine and faculty clinician with the UW Aspirus Wausau Family Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Thao practices full spectrum family medicine including obstetrics in the Wausau community. His research interests stem from his community involvement activities during medical school.
From an early point in medical school Dr. Thao has been actively involved in health promotion projects in the Madison and Wausau Hmong communities. He has worked in areas of health literacy and community health research. His current project is the Survey of the Health of the Wausau Area Hmong Population (SHWAHP). This study aims to gather health information from Hmong households to guide community based health programs.