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 19th, 2019

2019 Senior of the Year Awards

The Gilbrea Centre is proud to be a returning sponsor of the 2019 Senior of the Year Awards

March 5th, 2019

Social Participation at the Intersection of Old Age and Lifelong Disability: Showcasing How It Feels Through a Photo Novel Lens

Join us for our last seminar in the 2018/2019 Gilbrea seminar series.

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Upcoming Events

MAR
28

Annual Seminar

Social participation at the intersection of old age and lifelong disability: Showcasing how it feels through a photo novel lens

Thu, Mar 28, 2019 | 2:30 PM | McMaster University | Main Campus | L.R. Wilson Hall, Room 1003

Emilie Raymond , Université Laval

MAY
23

Community Conference

International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress

Thu, May 23, 2019 to Sat, May 25, 2019 | 9:00 AM | Gothenburg, Sweden

MAY
28

Community Conference

TrentAging2019

Tue, May 28, 2019 to Fri, May 31, 2019 | 9:00 AM | Trent UniversityPeterborough, Canada