CARP Partnership Events

CFN is pleased to collaborate with the Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP) on their Pan-Canadian National Conversations on Preventive Health and Aging Tour.

CARP and CFN invited policymakers, leading experts, and all concerned citizens to take part in a national conversation about what healthy aging should look like in Canada. The goal of the series was to highlight challenges and innovations in the field of preventive health.

Winnipeg, Manitoba, November, 4 2019

CFN Scientific Director & CEO, Dr. John Muscedere, delivered the keynote address at this event and spoke to the pressing issue of older Canadians living with frailty. Dr. Muscedere also explained how you can AVOID frailty.

Moncton, New Brunswick: October 22, 2019

Dr. Paul Hébert joined other experts in the field of aging to speak to all concerned about frailty and how older adults can take steps to AVOID frailty.

Toronto, Ontario: September 25, 2019

Zoomer TV featured an episode on frailty and what older Canadians can do to AVOID frailty. (Originally aired Monday, November 25 at 10pm and Friday, November 29 at 2pm on VisionTV.)

Edmonton, Alberta: September 16, 2019

Expert speakers focused on adult immunization, physical and social engagement, relationships and inclusion, the experiences of marginalization and its impact on health, Alzheimer’s, dementia and brain health, and more.