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Zayna Khayat, Ph.D.
Sep 20, 2018 | News

Keynote address by Future Strategist with SE Health, Zayna Khayat, Ph.D. “The Future of Health(care) in a Digital World”

Elder woman cycling on a motiview technology
Sep 14, 2018 | News

Tenants from the Bruyère Village in Orléans are participating in the Road Worlds for Seniors’ Event, a world cycling championship using technology for seniors.

A man and a women pose in front of a computer
Sep 13, 2018 | News

How can communication technology be more accessible?

Headshot of Paula Doering
Aug 14, 2018 | News

Welcoming Ms. Paula Doering to the role of Senior Vice-President, Clinical Programs, Chief Nursing Executive and Chief of Allied Health, effective September 17, 2018

A woman dressed in blue standing in front of a research poster
Aug 7, 2018 | News

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research have awarded Vivian Welch, PhD, new funding to evaluate gender inequalities in health outcomes for older adults receiving home-based care or long-term care.

Diorama of skull and brain
Jul 30, 2018 | News

Researchers have announced that their anti-amyloid antibody has shown promising results. The Phase 2 trial demonstrated the slowing of amyloid protein accumulation in the brain and greater preservation of memory.

A lady in a blue dress is standing in front of lab equipment
Jul 23, 2018 | News

Dr. Francois Tremblay, Yekta Ansari, and Anthony Remaud are investigating the potential of thermal sensory stimulation to improve the motor function of stroke survivors.

A large group of person standing behind a desk
Jun 11, 2018 | News

Mr. Jean-Marie Legris has been a volunteer at Bruyère for 28 years. Upon retiring, he made it his mission to become a full-time volunteer to help those in need.

One man and two woman standing behind a podium
Jun 8, 2018 | News

Please join us in congratulating Ms. Barbara Farrell, PharmD, on the receipt of the Exceptional Achievement in Research Award! This award, presented by the Ontario Pharmacists Association (OPA),

Pills jar open sideway with pills in front
May 30, 2018 | News

A group of Canadian health care professionals has developed the first evidence-based Deprescribing Guideline to reduce or stop the use of Benzodiazepines (BZRAs)...