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.

  1. TREC Celebrates 10 Years: Message from the Scientific Director

    June 30 2017

    Translating Research in Elder Care celebrates 10 years of research this year.

  2. TREC

    TREC May Newsletter is now out

    May 02 2017

    Read what's new and upcoming at TREC Research in the May issue of the newsletter.

  3. Care aides have high levels of burnout - but there is good news

    May 01 2017

    Our study found that care aides in Western Canadian nursing homes experienced high levels of burnout but continued to find meaning in their jobs.

  4. New TREC Publication

    March 21 2017

    Influence of organizational context on nursing home staff burnout: A cross-sectional survey of care aides in Western Canada

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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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