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

June 29th, 2018

Temporary Summer Closure Announcement

Please be advised that the Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging will be temporarily closed for summer holiday starting July 2nd and re-opening on August 1st.

June 27th, 2018

Summer 2018 Newsletter

Our latest newsletter is now available for download!

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Upcoming Events

AUG
08

Community Conference

International Federation on Ageing 14th Global Conference

Wed, Aug 8, 2018 to Fri, Aug 10, 2018 | 12:30 PM | Toronto

OCT
18

Community Conference

CAG 2018

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

MAY
28

Community Conference

TrentAging2019

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