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Dr. Maureen Markle-Reid is Building a Brighter World

Published on: April 6, 2018

Dr. Markle-Reid is profiled on McMaster University’s website for her research that improves the quality of life for both patients and their caregivers.

Engaging Community Organizations in Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Moving from Research To Action – Research Brief

Published on: January 14, 2015

Falls remain a significant threat to the health and quality of life of older adults. Evidence will only reduce falls among older adults if translated into usable interventions intentionally implemented across supportive community contexts. To our knowledge, this is the first study exploring the potential for broader integration of effective fall prevention initiatives throughout communities.

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