Edward KL Chan, PhD, MSW

Edward KL Chan, PhD, MSW

Dr. Edward Chan is a Fulbright Scholar. He received the Senior Scholar Award, RGC-Fulbright Hong Kong Research Scholar Program in 2013-14. He was awarded the HKU Social Sciences Outstanding Research Output Awards in 2014. He has been researching into epidemiology and culture-specific risk factors for family violence, child and family poly-victimization. He has conducted high-impact and socially relevant research on areas including partner violence, child abuse and neglect, children with disability and migrant families in China. Dr. Chan is the author of over a hundred articles published in various peer-reviewed journals and books, addressing research related to epidemiology and culture-specific risk factors for family violence, child and family poly-victimization. He has been awarded international and local competitive research grants and is active in research and teaching in Mainland China, with the mission to develop the profession of social work and child protection in China.