Research Highlights

Professor Heather Keller, Schlegel Research Chair and Kinesiology Professor at the University of Waterloo, leads a pioneering new study to find out why older adults in long-term care homes aren't eating well.
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There are a number of factors that can affect food intake among people living in long-term care. It’s the goal of the RIA's Agri-food for Healthy Aging (A-HA) to focus on how to enhance mealtimes experiences for residents and boost nutrition levels.
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News & Events

Innovative Nutrition Strategies for Healthy Aging is a pre-conference event of the CAG2014.
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The Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging acknowledges and thanks the support of a grant from The Spinnaker Fund held at The Kitchener and Waterloo Community 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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