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An elderly woman sitting in bed
Mar 2, 2020 | Research

16 years of demographic data reveals increasing complexity of residents in long-term care across Ontario.

an older adult sits in a carriage being pushed by a bike
Feb 25, 2020 | Research

Bruyère among top 100 innovation stories profiled in new publication Innovate Ottawa.

laotop and stetoscope
Nov 14, 2019 | Research

We are pleased to share today that Bruyère has made the list of Canada’s Top 40 Research Hospitals, released by RE$EARCH Infosource Inc!

A hospital stretcher
Jul 22, 2019 | Research

More Ontarians are ending up in emergency departments (ED) due to alcohol use, with the largest increases happening in women, and young adults between the ages of 25 and 29, according to a new study.

senior man and a child
Jun 25, 2019 | Research

We were pleased to participate in a campaign, alongside our partners like AGE-WELL, on empowering aging Canadians.

A senior woman is sitting on a bed in front of a computer screen
Mar 14, 2019 | Research

Article: Developing and testing technology to support dignity, independence, and the greatest quality of life for aging Canadians.

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.

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

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.

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

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