An elderly woman looking at a caregiver

2020/21

The RGPc is proud to announce the 2 recipients of the Specialized Geriatric Services (SGS) Grant for 2020/2021:

A grant was awarded for the project titled, Identifying and Disseminating Strategies to Support the Long-Term Care Sector Following Covid-19. This project is being led by Dr. Sarah Neil-Sztramko, Research Associate and Academic Knowledge Translation Advisor, McMaster University, National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools.

A second grant was awarded for the project titled, Mobilizing Specialized Geriatric Services to Identify and Triage Older Adults at Risk due to COVID-19 Pandemic Social-Distancing Practices. This project is being led by Dr. Melissa Northwood, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, McMaster University.

RGPc would like to thank all the applicants for the Specialized Geriatric Services Grant 2020/21.