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Gilbrea Centre For Studies In Aging





The Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging serves as a critical hub of research, teaching and outreach, with a mission to improve all aspects of the lives of older adults, in the community and in long-term care, bylinking rearch, education, practice and policy at McMaster with local,national and global initiatives. The vision includes addressing the needs of an aging population through research and knowledge transfer;developing and disseminating best practices in the clinical setting; and promoting excellence in teaching. Predicated on a multidisciplinaryapproach extending beyond the campus to community organizations, caregiver groups, and the public and private sectors, the Gilbrea Centre aims to achieve a powerful and demonstrable impact on dealing effectively, decisively and compassionately with issues of aging.