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AGE-WELL recognizes and pays tribute to carers on National Family Caregiver Day

Apr 05 2016

On Tuesday April 5, AGE-WELL joins colleagues and allies across the country to collectively pay tribute to carers on the annual National Family Caregiver Day. About 8.1 million Canadians are assisting loved ones. The majority are also holding down full time jobs, a challenging and stressful balancing act. AGE-WELL is committed to involving older Canadians and their

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The Robot Will See You Now – the Revolution in Artificial Intelligence and Medicine

Apr 04 2016

Join us on Tuesday April 5th as five panelists weigh in on the ethical use of Artificial Intelligence in medicine and the issues surrounding, privacy, accuracy, and accountability.  The session will be moderated by AGE-WELL’s Dr. Frank Rudzicz, Scientist, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto. For more information and the

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Two AGE-WELL Funding Programs Now Open

Mar 08 2016

2016 Collaborative Impact Program AGE-WELL’s Collaborative Impact Program is a matched funding program that is designed to leverage partnerships between academic researchers and industry, government (provincial) and community organizations in order to accelerate Canadian innovation and economic competitiveness, and improve the quality of life for older adults and/or caregivers. CIP funds will support post-discovery commercialization or knowledge

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