Aging, Community and Health Research Group (ACHRU)

McMaster University


New Video: Patient, Caregiver and Public Engagement in Research

Published on: October 18, 2019

In our latest video our researchers explain how patients, caregivers and the public are making research more effective by engaging in research at the Aging, Community and Health Research Unit.

Melissa Northwood Awarded Health System Impact Fellowship

Published on: September 16, 2019

Congratulations to our trainee Melissa Northwood for receiving a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship for doctoral trainees.

New Provincial Research Centre Brings Expertise in Healthy Aging

Published on: June 6, 2019

The Aging, Community and Health Research Unit and the McMaster Institute for Research on Aging (MIRA) have formed the newest research centre in the Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit (OSSU) network.

Celebrating Our Trainee’s Accomplishments

Published on: May 30, 2019

Congratulations to graduate student trainees Patricia Julian, Melissa Northwood, Carly Whitmore, and Marie-Lee Yous for receiving McMaster’s Faculty of Health Sciences Graduate Programs Excellence Award.

New Series of Brochures on Patient and Public Engagement

Published on: May 28, 2019

If you’re a patient, caregiver, or community member who would like to get involved as a research partner, here’s what you need to know to get started.


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