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Technology and health care for the elderly medical research studies

Our mission: improve care for older Canadians living with frailty.

Theou Olga 

Olga Theou, PhD

Dalhousie University/Nova Scotia Health Authority


CFN Interdisciplinary Fellow 2018 -- Andrea Mayo

Principal Investigator:

2015 Knowledge Synthesis Grant -- A scoping review of evidence for measuring frailty in pre-hospital and hospital settings (FRA 2015-A-08)

Dr. Olga Theou is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Dalhousie University. She is also an Affiliated Scientist of Geriatric Medicine with the Nova Scotia Health Authority and an Adjunct Senior Lecturer of Medicine with the University of Adelaide, Australia. She obtained her BSc in Physical Education and Sports Sciences at Aristotle University in Greece, MSc in Gerokinesiology from the California State University in Fullerton, and PhD in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences with specialization in Health and Aging from Western University. She also completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in the University of British Columbia Okanagan at the Department of Human Kinetics, and a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine at Dahousie University. Her research interests include aging, frailty and physical activity and she has been ranked 11th worldwide in frailty expertise by Expertscape.