Aging, Community and Health Research Group (ACHRU)

McMaster University


News for October, 2016

ACHRU Receives Poster of Distinction Award at HQT2016

Published on: October 21, 2016

Congratulations to ACHRU’s Amy Bartholomew and Della Hare from Ross Memorial Hospital on receiving a poster of distinction award at Health Quality Ontario’s Health Quality Transformation (HQT2016).

Editorial - Recently Published in Canadian Journal of Nursing Research

Published on: October 20, 2016

In an editorial in the current issue of the Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, Drs. Maureen Markle-Reid and Jenny Ploeg discuss the great potential for person-centred nurse-led interventions.

Download Patient and Public Engagement (PPE) in Research Public Lecture

Published on: October 19, 2016

Slides from Patricia Wilson’s PPE in health research public lecture are now available online.

ACHRU Names an Additional Co-Scientific Director

Published on: October 18, 2016

Dr. Ruta Valaitis is the ACHRU’s newest Co-Scientific Director. She is pleased to join Drs. Maureen Markle-Reid and Jenny Ploeg in leading the research program they founded in 2013.

ACHRU Researchers Are Transforming the Way Diabetes Care is Delivered to Seniors

Published on: October 1, 2016

Drs. Maureen Markle-Reid and Jenny Ploeg developed a model that brings diabetes care for seniors out of the clinic and into the community.

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