Opportunities

  • Young Adult Caregivers

    McMaster University | Online | Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 5:10pm

    Are you a young adult caregiver of a family member with Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia (ADRD)? If you are in between the ages of 18-25, this study may be for you.

  • Facebook Use and Well-Being in Later Life

    McMaster University | Online | Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 9:20am

    Researchers from the Department of Health, Aging & Society in the Faculty of Social Sciences at McMaster University are looking for volunteers who are age 65 and over and who are active Facebook users (i.e., check Facebook at least once every few days) to take part in a study of Facebook use and well-being in later life.

  • CIHR Institute of Aging Older Adult Advisory Council

    CIHR Institute of Aging | Canada | 

    Help shape the well-being and quality of life of older adults!

  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Communication/Knowledge Mobilization at McMaster University

    McMaster University | Hamilton | 

    Applications are invited for a CIHR-SSHRC Healthy, Productive Work Partnership Postdoctoral Fellowships: Mobilizing a Carer-Friendly Workplace Standard.

  • Call for Carer-Workers to serve on Research Advisory Committee!

    Gender, Health and Carer-Friendly Workplaces | Hamilton | 

    We are currently seeking Carer-Worker Volunteers for our Research Advisory Committee.

  • Study: Swallowing Impairment in People Recovering from COVID-19 Infection

    Speech-Language Pathology Rehabilitation Science / McMaster University | Hamilton | Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 9:30am

    The aim of this study is to learn more about swallowing in people recovering from COVID-19 infection.

  • Recruiting for Geras Frailty Rehab

    GERAS | Hamilton | 

    The Frailty Rehab at Home study is now open to recruitment!

  • Executive Director, Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging

    Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging | University of Waterloo | 

    The Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) is a charitable non-profit organization that partners with the University of Waterloo, Conestoga College, and Schlegel Villages to enhance the care and quality of life for older adults. Through collaborations with key partners and stakeholders, RIA supports practice-relevant research and knowledge mobilization. Research evidence is used to inform programs, education and training, and influence practice and policy. The RIA operates its own building with several tenants, research labs, meeting rooms and office space. The RIA supports 10 research chairs, 4 specialists, affiliate researchers, and 28 team members (staff) with a commitment to improved quality of life and care across the continuum of care. For more see www.the-ria.ca.

  • How has COVID-19 affected you?

    University of Waterloo | Online Survey | 

    Researchers at the University of Waterloo are looking for persons with dementia and family members/friends of persons with dementia to share their experiences.

  • Participant Recruitment – Family Caregivers of Persons Living with Dementia in Long Term Care

    Alzheimer Society | Hamilton | 

    Are you a Caregiver of a loved one aged 65+ living with dementia, in long term care? McMaster University is looking for participants to evaluate a new way of supporting Caregivers.

  • Research Study on Driving

    McMaster University | Hamilton, Ontario | 

    Researchers in the Department of Psychology Neuroscience and Behaviour are studying driving and navigation. The study takes place in the driving motion simulator laboratory on McMaster University.

  • S.H.A.R.E. Group

    Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging | McMaster University | 

    Over 55 years of age? S.H.A.R.E. is looking for volunteers to participate in research projects.