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May 8-13, 2016

2016 Summer Program in Aging presentations

Introduction to Frailty and Late Life Issues

Overview of Frailty -- John Muscedere, Canadian Frailty Network

Conceptions of Social Frailty within an Aging in Place Lens -- Suzanne Dupuis-Blanchard, Université de Moncton

The Canadian Health Care System and Frailty -- Frances Morton-Chang, University of Toronto

Advance Care Planning for Patients and Frailty -- James Downar, University Health Network

Health Ageing in Residential Places -- Pat Armstrong, York University

International Health Care System and Frailty -- Hans Erik Henriksen, Healthcare DENMARK

Personal and Professional Reflections on Frailty -- Duncan Robertson, Alberta Health Services

Frailty Assessment Tools and Research

Overview of Frailty Assessment Tools -- John Hirdes, University of Waterloo

The identification of frailty: A systematic literature review

Outcome instruments to measure frailty: A systematic review

Measures of frailty in population-based studies: An overview

Ethics in Frailty -- Ross Upshur

Using the Frailty Index in Research -- Janet McElhaney, Advanced Medical Research Institute of Canada

Manitoba Follow-Up Study -- Robert Tate, University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba Ground Round Presentation

Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging: Data for Frailty Research -- Lauren Griffith & Chris Verschoor, McMaster University

Involving patients and caregivers in research and care

Engaging Older Adults in Healthcare Research, Planning, and Decision-Making -- Jacobi Elliott, University of Waterloo

Senior Friendly Strategies in Healthcare- The Challenge and the Opportunity -- Barbara Liu, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Knowledge translation and dissemination

Introduction to Research Impact Assessment -- Deanne Langlois-Klassen, Alberta Innovates Health Solutions

Evaluation and Outcome Reporting for CIHR Grants -- Marc Turcotte, CIHR

Professional Development 

How to Write Effective Grants -- Ross Upshur

CIHR’s Investigator Initiated Grant Programs & Peer Review Processes -- Martine Lafrance, CIHR

Inter professional Practice… Making it So -- Kelly Kay, Seniors Care Network; Brenda Gamble, University of Ontario Institute of Technology

CIHR Strategic Action Plan on Training -- Alysha Croker, CIHR