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Dr. Frank noefel
Jan 22, 2019 | Research

Dr. Knoefel talks about The Bruyère Memory Program and the potential of “smart” sensors to identify changes in how people move and think as they get older, to learn patterns and intervene, if needed.

A senior man sitting in a lab chair with a research and brain activity technologies
Jan 14, 2019 | Research

The University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute (uOBMRI) and Bruyère Research Institute (BRI) have launched a joint fundraising campaign for improved memory and dementia research

Radio station studio
Jan 14, 2019 | Research

Dr. Thomas talks about how technology can be used to detect changes in memory and functioning for individuals with cognitive impairment and dementia and research being conducted at Bruyère

ones and zeros with a heart shape logo
Oct 30, 2018 | Research

Housed at the Bruyère Research Institute, this innovative center will use ‘big data’ to improve the health of aging and vulnerable populations.

a man and woman in front of a projector screen
Oct 12, 2018 | Research

It is one of the digital health projects being developed by Bruyère aimed at addressing the health needs of people as they age.

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

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 | Research

How can communication technology be more accessible?

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

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.

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

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

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

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),