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CHAMBERS, Larry »


Larry CHAMBERS

Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Graduate and Post-Doctoral Studies
Full professor
Faculty of Medicine

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Office: 613-562-4262 (4059)
Office: 613-562-6036
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Seniors' independence, exemplary health care and quality end of life care. Informal caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease. Control and management of high blood pressure among older adults.

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KNOEFEL, Frank-D. »


Physician, Bruyère Memory Program, Bruyère Continuing Care
Assistant professor
Faculty of Medicine
Family Medicine

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Office: 613-562-6262 (2181)
Home: 613-692-1638
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After many years of studying geriatric rehabilitation, I now focus on the use of technology to facilitate aging in place (www.tafeta.ca). Specifically we are working to use unobtrusive sensors embedded in older adults homes that can provide real-time information about their functioning.  

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MESSIER, Claude »


Claude Messier

Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of Psychology

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4562)
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I study the impact of glucose and insulin on memory and cognition in animals and humans. I also study the impact of diabetes on memory and cognition in humans and animal models of diabetes. I am interested in the interaction between Alzheimer's disease and glucose intolerance, syndrome X and diabetes.

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SILVERMAN, Marjorie »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of Social Work

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Marjorie Silveman is a social gerontologist with expertise in family caregiving to older adults.

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