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female physiotherapist assists male patient with balancing exercise
Jun 2, 2020 | Research, News

Q&A with Lisa Sheehy, Physiotherapist, PhD, Research Associate at Bruyère.

Little gir and girll holding rainbow drawings
Jun 1, 2020 | News

June 1 is Intergenerational Day, celebrated in Canada since 2010. Last year, it was officially declared here in Ottawa by Mayor Jim Watson.

physiotherapist helping a patient with balancing exercise

Bruyère is recruiting for a large number of permanent full-time and part-time positions in a number of different departments and programs. Temporary full-time and part-time positions may also be available.

COVID-19 Update
May 21, 2020 | News

The latest update on our COVID-19 response.

A screener swabbing an older adult's nose
May 12, 2020 | Research, News

An analysis of current trends of COVID-19 cases in Canada.

tulips in a vase filled with jelly beans + Happy Mother's Day
May 7, 2020 | News

See how each Ottawa area hospital will be accepting messages or gifts for their patients along with guidelines to make sure we keep everyone safe from COVID-19.

an older woman answering questions with a researcher
May 6, 2020 | Research, News

How does a pandemic affect the physical and psychological health of adults as they age?

Covid-19 Update
Apr 24, 2020 | News

Working collaboratively with Ottawa Public Health we have enhanced testing at both of our long-term care homes for our residents and employees.

Covid-19 Update
Apr 22, 2020 | News

Outbreaks have now been declared at both our Élisabeth Bruyère and Saint-Louis Residences (Bruyère’s long-term care homes).

Dr Claire Kendall
Apr 22, 2020 | Research, News

This work will help identify and scale-up interventions that can mitigate the unintended harms to marginalized populations.