Dennis Kao

Dennis Kao

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

Personal statement:


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

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Research interests:

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


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