Research Highlights

One of the most important things direct care partners can offer long-term care or retirement residents is the opportunity to find true meaning in their day-to-day lives. A new RIA study will examine the role of spirituality in the lives of aging women.
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RIA 2014 Annual Report
We are pleased to share RIA's 2014 Annual Report. The report features a number of stories that highlight RIA's successes during the 2014 calendar year.
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News & Events

Culture Change Challenge
The Culture Change Challenge is an opportunity for people in long-term care, retirement, or community settings to share their vision for changing the culture of aging in Canada. Submissions could be a short written piece, a poem, or a piece of art, feel free to be creative!
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Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) has announced that the next Schlegel Research Chair (adding to the team of 6 existing Chairs) will focus on Technology for Independent Living.
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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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Changing demographics are putting increasing pressure on health care costs and funding for the health care system to the point that it will not be sustainable for the future. The answers lie in innovation and leadership.

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