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

July 26th, 2021

Gilbrea Centre: New Staff

Please help us welcome Nicole Dalmer as the Centre's new Associate Director!

July 7th, 2021

Gilbrea Centre: Staffing Change

Welcome to Dr. Meridith Griffin!

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Upcoming Events

SEP
23

Community Conference

Aging & Social Change: Eleventh Interdisciplinary Conference

Thu, Sep 23, 2021 to Fri, Sep 24, 2021 | 9:00 AM | Vancouver, BC, Canada

OCT
21

Community Conference

CAG2021: Looking Back for a Vision Forward in Gerontology

Thu, Oct 21, 2021 to Sat, Oct 23, 2021 | 9:00 AM | Toronto, Ontario, Canada...with backup plans for a virtual conference!

CAG

OCT
21

Community Conference

CAG2021 - Hindsight 20/20: Looking Back for a Vision Forward in Gerontology

Thu, Oct 21, 2021 to Sat, Oct 23, 2021 | 9:00 AM | Hilton TorontoToronto, Ontario, Canada