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.

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    SCOPE project participants celebrate accomplishments and share success stories

    June 29 2016

    SCOPE project participants meet in Winnipeg to celebrate accomplishments and share success stories. In events we call Learning Congresses the SCOPE teams share their progress and network with each other.

  2. TREC's VOICES Committee meets for the first time

    June 28 2016

    The VOICES committee met face to face for the first time to discuss the impact they can make to the stories that TREC is changing.

  3. TREC student Stephanie Chamberlain receives ASC Doctoral Award

    June 09 2016

    TREC doctoral student Stephanie Chamberlain was recently awarded the Alzneimer Society's Doctoral Award for her research project: Unrepresented Older Adults: The Impact of Public Guardianship on Resident Health and Care Needs in Long Term Care

  4. Screening for Frailty in Canada’s Health Care System: A Time for Action

    May 25 2016

    As Canada’s population ages, frailty – with its increased risk of functional decline, deterioration in health status, and death – will become increasingly common. ... Given the magnitude of challenges frailty poses for the health care system as currently organized, policy changes will be essential.

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Carole Estabrooks

"A life that has been lived should not be valued less than a life that’s going to be lived."
-Carole Estabrooks, Scientific Director

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