Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Mercedes Bern-Klug

University of Iowa School of Social Work Professor and Director Mercedes Bern-Klug, PhD, has been announced as a 2022 Fellow in the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare (AASWSW). The honor recognizes the depth of Dr. Bern-Klug's leadership in research and practice, advancement of equity, and commitment to social good. She joins 15 other outstanding scholars being inducted into a fellowship of thought leaders working to address the large questions facing our nation and the world. The virtual induction ceremony will occur on January 19, 2022.

The AASWSW is an honorific society of distinguished scholars and practitioners dedicated to achieving excellence in the field of social work and social welfare through high-impact work that advances social good. Learn more at aaswsw.org.