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Knowledge, Innovation, and Impact: A Guide for the Engaged Health Researcher

This new AGE-WELL book, developed in parntership with SFU STAR, aims to provide researchers with a straightforward and accessible guide on how to carry out research by combining both good science with real-world impact. The format of this book is very simple - short chapters on key topics, case studies and learning activities, written in plain language that will guide researchers through the process of research-driven innovation.

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March 08, 2021

AGE-WELL Webinar: Everything you need to know to be an engaged health researcher
Join us on March 8th to hear from the editors of new AGE-WELL book, Knowledge, Innovation, and Impact: A Guide for the Engaged Health Researcher, developed in partnership with SFU STAR. Webinar attendees will have a chance to win one of two hardcover copies of the book. 

February 19, 2021

Age-Friendly Living Ecosystem (AFLE) Project
Over the course of 6 virtual workshops, AFLE creates translational opportunities for intergenerational placemaking towards developing an age-friendly and intergenerational community ecosystem.

February 09, 2021

Stronger Together Supercluster Project
Join Stronger Together by Curatio, a program designed to help patients, parents and caregivers during COVID-19 with access to expert programs, peer-to-peer communities, in-app virtual care and more. SFU STAR is pleased to partner on this initiative.

January 26, 2021

New book - Knowledge, Innovation, and Impact: A Guide for the Engaged Health Researcher
This AGE-WELL book, developed in partnership with STAR, aims to provide researchers with a straightforward and accessible guide on how to carry out research by combining both good science with real-world impact. 

January 14, 2021

Aging 2.0 21 Days, 21 Stories
To kick off 2021, this Aging 2.0 project is highlighting inspiring stories of impact and innovation from around the world with the aim of connecting generations and combatting loneliness and social isolation.

January 11, 2021

COVID-19 and AgeTech - Quality in Ageing and Older Adults Journal
This new article aims to provide an overview of the emerging AgeTech sector and highlight key areas for research and development that have emerged under COVID-19, as well as some of the challenges to real-world implementation.