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Welcome to the Simon Fraser University
Gerontology Research Centre - GRC

GRC


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The SFU Gerontology Research Centre (GRC) is committed to high quality research and knowledge transfer in the field of aging.

2014-2015 ANNUAL REPORT

OUR LOGO: The orca is a symbol of balance, health, longevity and a wild, untamed spirit for some of the native people of British Columbia.

Dr. Andrew Sixsmith Director, SFU Gerontology Research Centre also serves as Deputy Director, IRMACS Centre; President of the International Society for Gerontechnology (ISG) for 2014-2016, and Scientific Director of the AGE-WELL Network of Centres of Excellence

To help us carry on our efforts, please consider a donation to the GRC - FORM

ENGAGING THE WORLD


FREE PUBLIC LECTURE
HOUSING AND WELL-BEING IN LATER LIFE FROM AN ENVIRONMENTAL GERONTOLOGY PERSPECTIVE: LESSONS FROM GERMANY
Presented by Dr. Frank Oswald
September 8, 2015

24th Annual John K. Friesen Conference
"Harnessing Technology for Aging-in-Place"
May 14-15, 2015 - VIDEOS NOW AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING!

“Fostering End-of-Life Conversations, Community and Care among LGBT Older Adults”— VIDEO

GRC / LGBT End-of-Life Conversations website

NEW GRC PUBLICATION: Dr. Sharon Koehn / Melissa Badger (Eds.). (2015). Health care equity for ethnic minority older adults — LINK

Petition "United Nations: Change the Ageist SDG"