Iris Chi, DSW
Professor Iris Chi, the Chinese-American Golden Age Association/Frances Wu Chair for the Chinese Elderly, at Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, University of Southern California. An expert in aging health and gerontology, Dr. Chi has participated in more than 100 studies and published more than 300 articles and book chapters. She has been awarded as Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), American Academy of Social Welfare and Social Work, interRAI, the Phi Tau Phi Scholastic Honor Society of America, and IAGG (Asian & Oceania region). Dr. Chi is an honorary professor, fellow, consultant and advisor to more than 30 local and overseas universities and research institutes. She is also the associate editor and editorial board member for many health, gerontology and social work journals. Recently she has also been awarded as "Judy Chu Congressional Woman of the Year".