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

March 28th, 2017

Research Snap: Rachel Zhou

The Role of Time in Shaping the Caregiving Experiences of Chinese Grandparents and Skilled Immigrant Mothers in Canada

March 24th, 2017

**NOTE TIME AND ROOM CHANGE** Our Fitbits, our (aging) selves? Wearables, self-tracking and embodied aging

Time and Room change for Barb Marshall talk on April 4, 2017

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Upcoming Events

MAR
29

Community Conference

Train the Trainer: Age Friendly Resource Workshop for Professionals

Wed, Mar 29, 2017 | 9:00 AM | Fortinos Community Room, 65 Mall Road, Hamilton

Hamilton Council on Aging, Information Hamilton, and the Hamilton Public Library

MAR
29

Community Conference

2017 Annual Workshop for Professionals on Diversity and Cultural Competency

Wed, Mar 29, 2017 | 12:00 PM | Fortinos Community Room, 65 Mall Road, Hamilton

Professor Anju Joshi, McMaster University

APR
04

Annual Seminar

**NOTE TIME AND ROOM CHANGE** Our Fitbits, our (aging) selves? Wearables, self-tracking and embodied aging

Tue, Apr 4, 2017 | 2:00 PM | ***NOTE ROOM CHANGE*** LRW 5001 (L.R. Wilson Hall)

Barbara Marshall, Trent University