A/Prof Amy Chow Yin Man PhD, MSocSc, RSW, FT

Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong

A/Prof Amy Chow Yin Man PhD, MSocSc, RSW, FT

Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong

Biography

A/Prof Amy Y. M. Chow is an Associate Professor with the Department of Social Work and Social Administration, the University of Hong Kong. She is the Co-Director of the Jockey Club End-of-Life Community Care Project and Associate Director of Sau Po Centre of Ageing of the University.

With the background of registered social worker specialized in bereavement counseling, she is the founder of the first community based bereavement counseling centre in Hong Kong. She was elected as the Chairperson of the prestigious International Workgroup on Death, Dying and Bereavement, the board member of Association of Death Education and Counseling as well as the Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network. She also serves the Body of Knowledge Committee and Grief Counseling Standards Task Force of Association of Death Education and Counseling.