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Dennis Kao

Dennis Kao

Assistant Professor
Room: 402 Social Work Building
Phone: 713-743-6392
Current Curriculum Vitae


PhD in Social Work, University of Southern California
Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science, University of Southern California
MSW, University of California at Los Angeles 
BA in Molecular & Cell Biology, University of California at Berkeley

Research interests

  • Health and health care disparities
  • Immigration
  • Asian & Pacific Islander populations
  • Aging
  • Health and social policy
  • Geographic Information Systems, mapping, and spatial analysis


Click here to view current Curriculum Vitae with selected publications.