Organization/University:Okanagan University College
Faculty:Faculty of Health & Social Development
Department:School of Social Work
Dr. Shirley Chau is an assistant professor in the School of Social Work at UBC Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia. Teaching from an anti-racist and anti-oppressive practice framework, Dr. Chau teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in social work research and evidence-based practice, social policy and direct social work practice. Her research interests are health disparities among vulnerable and socially marginalized populations such as older adults and homeless youth.
Current Research Projects:Investigating the impact of temporary housing on health outcomes among homeless adults in KelownaSearch Researcher Database