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Family, Child, Youth, and Ageing Studies

edwardchan

Title:
Professor & Associate Head


Qualifications:
PhD (HKU)

MA(SW) (PolyU)

BSW (HKBU)

 

Email:
koling.chan@polyu.edu.hk


Phone:
2766 5709


Office:
HJ405


Specialism:
Child Maltreatment
Intimate Partner Violence
Child and Family Poly-victimization
Chinese Migration and Child Welfare

 

My URLs:
ORCID
GOOGLE SCHOLAR
Curriculum Vitae

 

Teaching:

Family Violence

Advanced Quantitative Methods

 

Awards and Honours:

2016 - 17    Fellowship Award 

                   RGC Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship Scheme

 

2013 - 14   Fulbright Scholar

                  Senior Scholar Award, RGC-Fulbright Hong Kong Research Scholar

                  Program

 

Professional Membership:

Registered Social Work (RSW), Hong Kong Social Worker Registration Board

 

Board of Director, Academy on Violence and Abuse, USA

 

Member, the College of Reviewers, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

 

Selected Publications:

Chan, K.L. The Role of Father Involvement and Intimate Partner Violence on Postnatal Depression among Women with Unintended Pregnancy. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, (In press).

IF = 3.064; Ranked 5th/46 in Family Studies; CiteScore = 1.94, 72% 67/249 Clinical Psychology

 

Chan, K.L.* Chen, Q.Q., & Chen, M. (2019) Prevalence and Correlates of the Co-occurrence of Family Violence: A Meta-analysis on Family Polyvictimization. Trauma, Violence & Abuse. (In press).

IF = 5.457, Ranked 1st/ 43 in social work journals; CiteScore = 4.03, 98% 4/241 Health (social science)

 

Chan, K.L., Chen, M., Lo, C.K.M., Chen, Q.Q., Kelly, S. & Ip, P. (2019). The Effectiveness of Interventions for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: A Meta-Analysis. Research on Social Work Practice, (In press).

IF = 1.270, Ranked 14th/43 in social work journals; CiteScore = 1.47, 79% 209/1029 Sociology and Political Science

 

Chan, K.L.*, Lo, R. & Ip, P. (2019). From exposure to family violence during childhood to depression in adulthood: A path analysis on the mediating effects of intimate partner violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, (In press).

IF = 3.064; Ranked 5th/46 in Family Studies; CiteScore = 1.94, 72% 67/249 Clinical Psychology

 

Chan, K.L.* & Chen, Q.Q. (2019). The Development of the Inventory of the Child-friendly Family. Violence and Victims, 34(2), 312-328.

IF= 0.977; Ranked 49th/65 in Criminology & Penology; CiteScore=1.1, 81% 96/529 Law

 

Chan, K.L., Leung, W.C., Tiwari, A., Or, C. & Ip, P. (2019). Using Smartphone-based Psycho-education to Reduce Postnatal Depression Among First-time Mothers: Randomised Clinical Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 7(4): e12794.

IF= 4.301; Ranked 2nd/26 in Medical Informatics; CiteScore=4.5

 

Chan, K.L.*, Lo, C.K.M.*, Ho, F.K.W. & Ip, P. (2019). Disability-specific associations with child health and functioning. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16, 1024.

IF = 2.468, Ranked 104th/347 in Public, Environmental & Occupational Health journals; CiteScore = 2.44, 83% 77/478 Public Health, Environmental & Occupational Health

 

Chan, K.L.* & Lo, R. (2019). Effect of Generational Status on Child Well-Being: Mediating Effects of Social Support and Residential Instability. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16, 435.

IF = 2.468, Ranked 104th/347 in Public, Environmental & Occupational Health journals; CiteScore = 2.44, 83% 77/478 Public Health, Environmental & Occupational Health

 

Chan, K.L., Chen, M. (2019). Effects of Social Media and Mobile Health Apps on Pregnancy Care: Meta-analysis. JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 7(1): e11836.

IF= 4.301; Ranked 2nd/26 in Medical Informatics; CiteScore=4.5

 

Fulu, E., Miedema, S., Roselli, T., Mccook, S., Chan, K.L., Haardörfer, R., & Jewkes, R. (2017). Pathways between childhood trauma, intimate partner violence and harsh parenting: findings from the UN Multi-country Study on Men and Violence in Asia and the Pacific. The Lancet Global Health; 5: e512-22.

IF= 15.873, Ranked 1st/347 in Public, Environmental & Occupational Health journals;   CiteScore=4.47, 98% 14/841 General Medicine

 

[*Corresponding author]

 

Current Research Projects :

Chan, K.L.(PI) A longitudinal follow-up study on the association between intimate partner violence against women and child telomere length shortening from birth to early childhood. Funded by RGC GRF Funding, University Grants Committee, Hong Kong. Starting date: January, 2020. (24 months)

 

Chan, K.L.(PI) Explaining family polyvictimization: The development of a nested ecological theory. Funded by RGC Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship Scheme (Project Number: 37000316).

 

Chan, K.L.(PI) Using mobile-based technology to support expectant parents: A randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of the iParent App for postnatal depression (PND). Funded by Health Medical Research Fund (HMRF), the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Project Number: 15161101)

 

Chan, K.L.(PI) Further Study on the Long Term Development of Child Development Fund Project Participants. Funded by the Labour and Welfare Bureau of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

 

Chan, K.L.(Co-I) Long-term impact of child maltreatment: A population-based longitudinal study. Funded by RGC GRF Funding, University Grants Committee, Hong Kong. Starting date: January, 2020. (24 months)

 

Chan, K.L.(Co-I) Impact of early exposure to electronic devices on long term cognitive and psychosocial development of Chinese children: a 7-year cohort study. Funded by RGC GRF Funding, University Grants Committee, Hong Kong.

 

Chan, K.L.(Co-I) Tackling Cyberbullying by Enhancing Privacy Protection:   A Comparative and an Interdisciplinary Study. Funded by RGC GRF Funding, University Grants Committee, Hong Kong.

 

Chan, K.L.(Co-I) Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and child maltreatment: A population-based study. Funded by RGC GRF Funding, University Grants Committee, Hong Kong.