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EPIC Conference: Financial Wellness & Employment

June 2, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT



Join us for EPIC presentations from AGE-WELL and EPIC-AT students, postdoctoral fellows, research staff, early career researchers (ECRs) and their stakeholders as they share their research in the “Financial Wellness & Employment” Challenge Area.

The “Financial Wellness & Employment” Challenge Area focuses on using technology to support caregivers and older adults to remain in the workforce and be accommodated, and in order to contribute to their financial well-being.

Chair:   Janet Fast, University of Alberta  
  Caring Beyond Borders: Financial Well-being of Transnational Families  

Andrew Magnaye, University of Alberta & Kenya Kondo, MatchWork


  The Value Trade-Off: Access and Affordability of Active Assisted Living Systems in Older Adult Care  

Gaya Bin-Noon, University of Waterloo 


  Older Adults’ Access to Technology: Financial Well-being Matters  

Karen Wong, University of British Columbia & Phil Davis, AGE-WELL Older Adult and Caregiver Advisory Committee  


  CCRW Employment Services – Creating a Culture of Inclusion

Selena Jodha, Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work (CCRW) 


EPIC Conference 2023 Closing:  

Josephine McMurray, Associate Scientific Director, AGE-WELL NCE 


For more details and to download the EPIC Conference Program, see here: https://agewell-nce.ca/epic-conference


June 2, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT