Healthy Seniors Pilot Project Podcast Series

2RaceWithMe Project, Promoting Engagement and Physical Activity in Long-Term Care Centers

Introduction: In today’s episode, Jenna welcomes four guests to talk about a novel research project! From Centiviser Incorporated and the University of Toronto, Dr. Mark Chignell, Developer of the 2RaceWithMe […]

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Improving Access to Healthcare for Elders of the Madawaska Maliseet First Nation

Jenna welcomes Dr. France Chassé, co-leader of the Madawaska’s Elders Initiatives Project with Micheline Plante, Community Health Representative at the Madawaska Maliseet First Nation. They discuss the health needs of […]

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Spread and Scale of a Polypharmacy App to Improve Health Outcomes of Older Adults Living in New Brunswick Nursing Homes

Introduction: Jenna welcomes the team working on a deprescribing pilot project to the show. The project’s Research Coordinators Cody Davenport and Marc-Éric Nadeau accompany Justine Henry — executive director at […]

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Foot Care as a Means of Engaging With the Senior Community

Introduction: Dr. Tracey Rickards, Principal Investigator of the Mobile Wellness Senior’s Network Reaching Rural New Brunswickers talks about the research project and some of the more probing results it generated. […]

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Zoomers for All, Peer-Led Exercise Programs to Generate Sustainability

Introduction: Today’s guest is Dr. Danielle Bouchard, Associate Professor at the University of New Brunswick in the department of Kinesiology. Dr. Bouchard joins the show to discuss the Zoomers for […]

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iGenNB: Making Home Sharing Work for New Brunswick

Introduction: Today’s guests are CEO and Founder of Silvermark, Aimée Foreman, she joins the show today in her capacity as industry lead on the iGenNB Project alongside Andrea Trenholm, Postdoctoral […]

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Virtual Reality Training to Increase Rehabilitative Exercise in Seniors

Introduction: Today’s episode is a discussion with the project team for an initiative on the use of virtual reality in independent homes and residences and its ability to increase rehabilitative […]

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Co-Design for Dementia Care

Introduction: Dr. Alison Luke, Research Associate with the Center for Research in Integrated Care (CRIC) at the University of New Brunswick Saint John, and Amy Reid, Project Coordinator with the […]

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Gentle Persuasive Approaches for Dementia Care

Introduction: Isabelle Boulay, Research Assistant and First Link Support at the Alzheimer’s Society in New Brunswick, joins the show to talk about Gentle Persuasive Approaches, a first-of-its-kind dementia care course […]

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