Carol Brayne, PhD

Professor of Public Health Medicine
University of Cambridge

Changing Societies, Ageing Minds, Brains and Dementia

Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 7:30pm

Sponsored by the Legacy Fund of the Canadian Association on Gerontology


Roger Y.M. Wong, MD

Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine
University of British Columbia

Improving Hospital Care for Seniors – System, Best Practice, Innovation

Friday, October 19, 2018 | 9:30am – 10:45am


Dale Dannefer, PhD

Selah Chamberlain Professor of Sociology
Case Western Reserve University

Opening the Social: Sociological Imagination, Age and the Life Course

Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 9:30am – 10:45am


Catharine Ward Thompson, PhD

Professor of Landscape Architecture
University of Edinburgh

Places to Flourish in Older Age: Links Between Green Space, Health and Quality of Life

Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 1:30pm – 2:45pm

16th Annual Ellen Gee Memorial Lecture


Zheng Wu, PhD

Canada Research Chair in Aging and Health
Simon Fraser University

Widowhood and Depression: A Longitudinal Study of Older Persons in Rural China

Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 3:15pm – 4:45pm