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

September 12th, 2018

Community Partner - Haven Toronto

The Gilbrea Centre welcomes Haven Toronto as our newest community partner!

September 12th, 2018

KMb Innovation in Aging and Technology Research: Preliminary Results from an Action-Oriented Study

Understanding and Enacting Knowledge Mobilization (KMb) in Large Teams and Across AGE-WELL NCE project releases new research poster

Read more of our news stories

Upcoming Events

OCT
01

Community Conference

United Nations International Day of Older Persons

Mon, Oct 1, 2018 | 10:00 AM | Hamilton City Hall, 71 Main St. W (2nd level)

OCT
15

Reading Group

Writing in Later Life: Journaling to Build Resilience

Mon, Oct 15, 2018 | 1:00 PM | Ancaster Public Library | 300 Wilson Street East., Ancaster

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

OCT
18

Community Conference

CAG 2018

Thu, Oct 18, 2018 to Sat, Oct 20, 2018 | 12:00 PM | Vancouver, British Columbia