Seniors Health Knowledge Network

The Seniors Health Knowledge Network (SHKN) and Ontario Interdisciplinary Council for Aging and Health (OICAH) are jointly seeking to enhance knowledge and awareness about the wide scope of research, education and innovation in aging in Ontario. We propose to do this by creating a new online directory of individuals and groups engaged in promoting excellence in research, education, and innovation about aging.

This video is a recording of a webinar presented by Dianna Drascic and Karuna Brandy on June 26, 2018. It explores the concept of how grief can be part of our ongoing lives that may begin at diagnosis or the first presentation of symptoms and continues to death and beyond, along with strategies to incorporate this grief into our lives and to use it to thrive. Watch now by clicking here.

March 5-6, 2018 in Niagra Falls, Ontario the Research Institute for Aging presents Walk with Me: Changing the Culture of Aging in Canada. This conference brings together older adults/residents, care partners, educators, policy makers, students and researchers from all over the country to learn with and from each other about how to enhance the journey of aging across the continuum of care and community living. To learn more or to register click here.

This guide to Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) provides a list of signs and symptoms, what treaments are available for CHF, and keeping your heart failure from progressing as well as additional resources to help with healthy life styles changes.