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Technology and health care for the elderly medical research studies
We facilitate evidence-based research, knowledge sharing and clinical practices that improve healthcare outcomes for frail elderly Canadians, their families and caregivers.


 May 10-11, 2017 – Fredericton: New Brunswick Association of Nursing Homes Annual General Meeting: Keynote: Frailty and Aging Population: Implications for the Canadian Health Care System.

John Muscedere, CFN Scientific Director and CEO

May 30, 2017 -- Toronto: CIHR Institute of Aging Aging in Place Workshop. Aging in Place and Frail Older Canadians

John Muscedere, CFN Scientific Director

April 28, 2017 – Barcelona, Spain: International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research. CFN Symposium: Moving towards standardized data and outcomes for frailty studies

John Muscedere, CFN Scientific Director (The need for standardized outcomes and data for frailty studies);

Matteo Cesari, University of Toulouse, CFN International Scientific Advisory Committee Member (Standardized frailty outcomes and data relevant to health care systems across the world);

Peter Tugwell, Bruyère Research Institute, former CFN Board Member (What can we learn from Outcome Measures in Rheumatology Clinical Trials)

November 1, 2016 – Toronto: Critical Care Canada Forum 2016. CFN presented a new feature at the Forum: a stream focused on Frailty. Included a presentation from CFN Scientific Director and CEO, John Muscedere: Frailty: Pathobiology and Implications in the ICU – Are chronic critical illness and frailty the same?

John Muscedere, CFN Scientific Director

October 3, 2016 -- Toronto: OHA Conference on Elder Friendly Care.

John Muscedere, CFN Scientific Director

Samir Sinha, CFN Research Management Committee Member; Peter and Shelagh Godsoe Chair in Geriatrics and Director of Geriatrics at Mount Sinai and the University Health Network Hospitals; Provincial Lead for Ontario's Seniors Strategy; Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine