TREC logo Translating Research in Elder Care (TREC) is a research program focused on developing solutions for improving the quality of care provided to nursing home residents, enriching the work life of their caregivers, and enhancing system efficiency.

Two new TREC publications in JAMDA

The Influence of Organizational Context on Best Practice Use by Care Aides in Residential Long-Term Care Settings

Dying in a Nursing Home: Treatable Symptom Burden and its Link to Modifiable Features of Work Context

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  1. Wave Magazine

    Manitoba TREC team featured in WRHA's Wave magazine

    August 20 2015

    Manitoba researcher Malcolm Doupe tells a story about an effort to improve the quality of care at a personal care home in British Columbia a few years ago.

  2. TREC

    TREC August 2015 Newsletter

    August 05 2015

    TREC August 2015 Newsletter is now out. Please read and subscribe!

  3. Women in Dementia: A Global Research Review

    July 17 2015

    This report, published by Alzheimer's Disease International, examines the effect of gender on three specific groups: women living with dementia; women caring for people with dementia in a professional caring role; women undertaking an informal caregiving role for someone with dementia.

  4. Dementia Friends

    Dementia Friends

    June 09 2015

    1 million Dementia Friends wanted. Are you in?

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