Year: 2020

Call for Submissions Open! 2020 National Conference on Frailty

January 23, 2020

The Canadian Frailty Network invites all those working to improve health and social care for older Canadians living with frailty and/or support their caregivers to submit your initiative for an opportunity to be highlighted at the National Conference on Frailty on September 21-22 at the Westin Nova Scotian, Halifax. Submissions should showcase the real-world application or knowledge translation of…

CFN launches Request for Proposals to improve the care of Elders living with frailty

January 20, 2020

The Canadian Frailty Network (CFN) is looking to fund knowledge translation and real-world implementation proposals aimed to empower remote Indigenous communities to enable them to improve care for, and support their elders to remain in their home or communities. CFN will only fund proposals that are co-created/co-designed in close partnership with Indigenous community members. Proposals…

Former CFN Board Member Duncan Sinclair awarded Order of Canada

January 6, 2020

Recently retired CFN Board Member and member of the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame, Duncan Sinclair, has been invested into the Order of Canada for his, “contributions to the Canadian health-care system as a teacher, university administrator and adviser, and for his leadership in health-care reform in Ontario.” Read Full Story