Jung Kwak, PhD, MSW, FGSA, associate professor, was elected to the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) Office of Social Research, Policy, and Practice (SRPP) Section Chair, effective Jan. 1, 2022.
The GSA is the oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. The society’s principal mission is to promote the study of aging and disseminate information to scientists, decision makers, and the general public. SRPP is one of four sections within the GSA and focuses on social policy issues and research relevant to social, economic, health, and long-term care policies and the related programs that affect older adults.
Photograph By: Matt Wright-Steel