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AGE-WELL provides ‘Accelerator’ funding for seven research projects in technology and aging

Aug 08 2017

(Français) AGE-WELL provides ‘Accelerator’ funding for seven research projects in technology and aging An app that uses artificial intelligence to help caregivers. Back-up sensor technology for wheelchairs. A Silver Alert program to find people with dementia who wander, even when a lost person crosses provincial boundaries. These are among seven new projects receiving funding totalling

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AGE-WELL Scientific Director named Vice-Chair of CIHR’s Institute Advisory Board on Health Innovation

Jul 11 2017

(Français) AGE-WELL Scientific Director named Vice-Chair of CIHR’s Institute Advisory Board on Health Innovation Dr. Alex Mihailidis, AGE-WELL Scientific Director, has been appointed as Vice-Chair of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s (CIHR) Institute Advisory Board (IAB) on Health Innovation. The IAB on Health Innovation provides advice on accelerating the discovery, development, evaluation and integration

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AGE-WELL announces funding for nine innovative research projects

Jun 26 2017

(Français) AGE-WELL announces funding for nine innovative research projects  The AGE-WELL Network of Centres of Excellence (NCE) today announced almost $400,000 in funding for nine research projects in the area of technology and aging. The projects are led by 11 researchers from 9 Canadian universities and research centres. They are funded through AGE-WELL’s 2nd Catalyst

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