Aging, Community and Health Research Group (ACHRU)

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News for October, 2018

Dr. Jenny Ploeg Receives Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) Award

Published on: October 24, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Jenny Ploeg for receiving the CAG Recognition Award for Excellence in Student Mentoring: In Honour of Evelyn Shapiro

New Video: Post-stroke intervention helps older adults transition home from hospital

Published on: October 9, 2018

In our latest video hear from researchers, a patient and members of the healthcare team on how our post-stroke intervention helps improve the move from hospital to home for older stroke patients with chronic conditions.

Weighing In On What it Takes To Age Well

Published on: October 1, 2018

The UN has declared October 1st the International Day of Older Persons. Drs. Jenny Ploeg, Maureen Markle-Reid and other researchers from McMaster University’s Institute for Research on Aging (MIRA) share eight ways to age well, according to their findings.

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