CIHR Team in Frailty and Aging  
              

 
RESEARCH PROJECTS

1) The Frailty Data (FrData) Project (Summary)    Website: www.FrData.ca
  Principal Investigators:
Howard Bergman
Christina Wolfson

Co-investigator:
François Béland

Collaborators:
Karen Bandeen-Roche
Jenny Brodsky
Dorly Deeg
Luigi Ferrucci
Linda Fried
Jack Guralnik
Louis Gutiérrez-Robledo
Diana Kuh
Stephanie Maggi
Angel Otero
Fred Paccaud
Hélène Payette
Brigitte Santos-Eggimann
  Research Staff: Nadia Sourial (Study Coordinator), John Fletcher, Bin Zhu, Sathya Karunananthan
Post-doctoral fellows: J Quail; D Weiss
   
2) Frailty: A longitudinal study of its expressions (Summary)
(FRÉLE: Fragilité, une étude longitudinale de ses expressions)
  Principal Investigator:
François Béland
Co-investigators:
Hélène Payette
Howard Bergman
Christina Wolfson
José Morais
Pierrette Gaudreau
Tamàs Fulop
Réjean Hébert
René Verreault
Johanne Desrosiers
Louise Demers
Marie-Jeanne Kergoat
Maria-Victoria Zunzunegui
Bryna Shatenstein
  Research Staff: John Fletcher, Claude Galand
   
3) Access, utilization and costs of health and social care associated with frailty profiles and their trajectories (Summary)
  Principal Investigators:
François Béland
Nicole Dubuc
Madeleine Rochon
Co-investigator:
Michel Tousignant
Research Staff:
John Fletcher
Claude Galand

 

   
4) Implanting service integration for frail elders in the practices of senior administrators, managers and clinicians (Summary)
  Principal Investigator:
Louis Demers
Co-investigators:
Yves Couturier
Lucie Bonin
Diane Morin
André Tourigny
Liette Lapointe
 

Research Staff: Judith Lavoie
Masters Student: Louise Belzile
PhD Students: Stéphane Arseneault, Sébastien Carrier, Dominique Gagnon

   
5) Development, implementation and evaluation of a computerized care management system based on extended care pathways for frail users of community-based integrated care (Summary)
  Principal Investigators:
Nicole Dubuc
Luc Mathieu
Michel Tousignant
Co-investigators:
André Tourigny
Lucie Bonin
Yves Couturier
Diane Morin
Collaborator: D Benoît
   
6) Knowledge transfer and the implementation strategy (Summary)
  Principal Investigator:
Liette Lapointe
Co-investigators:
François Béland
Howard Bergman
Collaborator: D Benoît
  Post-doctoral fellows: Isabelle Vedel, C. Mauriat
PhD students: S. Akhlaghpour, M. Mirza, E. Gagnon

 

 
 
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