Promoting optimal aging at home for older adults with multiple chronic conditions (MCC) and supporting their family caregivers.

As the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Aging, Chronic Disease and Health Promotion Interventions, Dr. Maureen Markle-Reid designs, evaluates and translates new and innovative community-based interventions to improve access to healthcare, quality of life, and health outcomes.

This funding is matched by the McMaster University School of Nursing and supported through the Aging Community and Health Research Unit (ACHRU).


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Dr. Maureen Markle-Reid, RN, PhD

Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair Aging, Chronic Disease and Health Promotion Interventions, School of Nursing 
Scientific Director, Aging, Community and Health Research Unit 
Associate Member, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI)

Next Seminar: Strengthening Collaborative Community-Based Research Partnerships

Drs. Maureen Markle-Reid, Jenny Ploeg, Ruta Valaitis, Carrie McAiney and Rebecca Ganann, present the next Canada Research Chair Seminar on Monday June 26, 2017, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

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McMaster Institute For Research On Aging (MIRA) Offers Three Post-Doctoral Fellowships in Aging Research

Each award is valued at $50,000 for salary, plus up to $15,000 to be used for research expenses and professional development. The submission deadline is July 13, 2017 at 5 p.m.

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