Research Highlights

The way our society cares for its oldest citizens has evolved over the years, adding much by way of quality to the extended lives we now lead.
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Conestoga/RIA Leadership program inspires Ching Luo. “Self-driven” is one description Ching Luo uses to describe herself while reflecting on her journey as a young nurse from China who followed her hunger for adventure to Canada.
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News & Events

Schlegel Research Chair in Nutrition and Aging, Dr. Heather Keller, will be presenting at The Role of Nutrition in Dementia Management and Prevention conference held in New York City on March 26-27, 2015.
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Walk with Me
Walk with Me will be held March 10-11, 2016 at the Fantasyland Hotel, Edmonton, Alberta. Walk with Me 2016 is co-hosted by the Schlegel-University of Waterloo Research Institute for Aging (RIA) and the CapitalCare Foundation.
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Schlegel Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care

There is a need for innovation in the long-term care sector and the Schlegel CLRI aims to catalyze system transformation through research-informed practice change and innovation in workforce preparedness.    
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