Welcome to the SFU Gerontology Research Centre - GRC

The Gerontology Research Centre (GRC) serves as a focal point for research, education and information on individual and population aging and maintain an active publications program to promote utilization of existing knowledge in the following areas: Aging and the Built Environment, Changing Demography and Lifestyle, Health Promotion/Population Health and Aging, Prevention of Victimization, Exploitation of Older Persons and Technology and Aging. (More...)

Upcoming Events

27th Friesen conference - "From Social Isolation to Inclusion" - May 16-17, 2018

Deadline to apply for graduate programs is February 28, 2018 --> more info here

Lecture: March 28, 2018 HC room 7000 (3:30-4:30 PM) Ageing in Quebec medium-size cities: challenges and opportunities // Paula Negron  --> more info here

New Publications

T. D. Cosco, R. Cooper, D. Kuh and M. Stafford // Socioeconomic inequalities in resilience and vulnerability among older adults: a population-based birth cohort analysis (Read here)

Canham SL, Battersby L, Fang ML, Wada M, Bell R, and Sixsmith // A Senior services that support housing first in metro vancouver. (Read here) 

Stalman MN, Canham SL, Mahmood A, King D, O'Rourke // Aspects of control and substance use among middle-aged and older adults with bipolar disorder. (Read here)


Centre News

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor (Department of Gerontology) – Tenure Track  --> more info here