Welcome to the Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging in the Faculty of Social Sciences at McMaster University. The Centre serves as a critical hub of research, teaching and outreach.

Our mission is to improve all aspects of the lives of older adults in the community and in long-term care by linking research, education, policy and practice with local, national and global initiatives.

Latest News Items

April 4th, 2018

New Publication from Ontario Securities Commission

New strategy outlining new initiatives for older investors has been released.

March 14th, 2018

2018 Senior of the Year Awards

The Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging is proud to be a sponsor of this year's awards. Nominations now open for the 2018 Senior of the Year Awards!

Read more of our news stories

Upcoming Events

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Reading Group

The Art of Writing Memoir

Mon, Apr 23, 2018 | 1:00 PM | Ancaster Public Library -  300 Wilson Street East, Ancaster

Ellen Ryan, Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging, McMaster University

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Community Conference

RTO Seniors Wellness Fair

Fri, Apr 27, 2018 | 8:30 AM | F.W. SHERMAN RECREATION AND LEARNING CENTRE388 FIRST ROAD EAST, UPPER STONEY CREEK L8J 2X3

MAY
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Community Conference

CIHR Summer Program in Aging

Mon, May 28, 2018 to Fri, Jun 1, 2018 | 8:15 AM | Harrison Hot Springs, BC.