Raza Mirza (NICE)


Current Activity
Dr. Mirza is the Network Manager for the National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE). His research interests include research methods, medical decision-making, the socio-behavioural determinants of health in persons aging with a chronic illness, and factors influencing late-life social, mental and physical well-being.

Areas of Interest

  • Age-friendly communities
  • Housing
  • Policy
  • Healthy aging
  • Social isolation and loneliness
  • Ageism

Approaches to Innovation

  • Policy development
  • Evaluation
  • Network building
  • Knowledge translation and exchange
  • Resource and tool development 


  • University of Toronto