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Game Over & Out of Luck - Problem Gambling with the Asian American Communities

Michael Liao is the Director of Programs for the NICOS Chinese Health Coalition. Over the past 14 years, Michael has provided problem gambling training and technical assistance to a variety of community-based organizations, professional groups, and governmental agencies throughout the state of California. He has also authored various problem gambling training curricula and educational articles. As a family member of a gambling addict, Michael is grateful for the opportunity to raise awareness about this important topic. Michael was awarded the Dr. Durand “Dewey” Jacobs Award in 2014 and honored by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 2017 for his commitment to problem gambling prevention.