Gerontology Research Centre
at Simon Fraser University

The GRC serves as a focal point for research, education, and information on individual and population aging

We are active in local, national, and international events and conferences, and maintain a robust publications program.



GRC News

Latest Stories

  • The CLSA will collect and analyze blood samples from more than 19,000 CLSA participants in 10 provinces.

  • With COVID-19 disproportionately affecting older adults, many members of the GRC and the Department of Gerontology are putting their resources toward research in this area.

  • With input from researchers, faculty, students, alumni, and community members, we put together a 45-page COVID-specific issue of the GRC News.

  • STAR has compiled a comprehensive list of practical resources and solutions that may help the wider community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Researchers will collect data from its participants through online and telephone surveys to gain a comprehensive picture of the spread and impact of the pandemic.