Principal Investigator

Theodore D. Cosco

Assistant Professor, SFU Department of Gerontology

Theodore D Cosco is an Assistant Professor of Mental Health & Aging at the Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University and Research Fellow at the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, University of Oxford. Dr. Cosco is a Chartered Psychologist (British Psychological Society) trained in applied social research methods (MSc, Trinity College Dublin), and epidemiology (PhD, University of Cambridge). At age 12 Dr. Cosco began volunteering at a long-term care facility, beginning what would become a life-long passion for gerontology. Using both qualitative and quantitative approaches, Dr. Cosco examines a range of factors that promote healthy aging and resilience in older adults, from physical activity to digital interventions.


Sylvain Moreno
Associate Professor, SFU, School of Interactive Arts and Technology

Caylee Raber
Director, Health Design Lab, Emily Carr University of Art and Design

Andrew Wister
Director, Gerontology Research Centre | Professor, SFU, Department of Gerontology