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

May 10th, 2022

2022 Faculty of Social Sciences Internal Award Winners

Gilbrea Centre Associate Director, Nicole Dalmer is awarded Early Career Researcher Award.

February 16th, 2022

Safe places for aging and care? Exploring violence in care for older adults

Join us for the last seminar of the 2021/2022 series.

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Upcoming Events

MAY
25

Community Conference

COLLOQUIUM SERIES Working in Partnership with People Living with Dementia: Examples from UK Community Based Initiatives and Research

Wed, May 25, 2022 | 7:00 PM | Hybrid Event - IN PERSON or via ZOOMAddress: Room 322 - 2080 West Mall 

Dr. Anthea Innes, Hosted by: The University of British Columbia

MAY
31

Community Conference

Living well with dementia: examples of working in partnership with people living with dementia

Tue, May 31, 2022 | 12:00 PM | Online Seminar

JUN
01

Community Conference

2022 Senior Kick off Event

Wed, Jun 1, 2022 | 1:00 AM | Michaelangelo Banquet Hall1555 Upper Ottawa St, Hamilton, ON L8W 3E2