CIHR Café Scientifique Presents:
“I’m not afraid of aging…but let’s talk.”
Tuesday, March 12, 2013   6 to 7:30 p.m.
Le Café des Beaux-Arts, 1384 Sherbrooke St. W., Montreal

What factors affect our quality of life as we grow older?  How can we influence these factors to promote better overall health and well-being as we age?  Come together with leading health researchers to explore how nutrition, exercise, and self-care can help people optimally adapt to changing life circumstances.  Join in a lively discussion that will touch all generations.

Dr. Bryna Shatenstein

Professor, Department of Nutrition, Université de Montréal

Researcher, Research Centre, Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal

Co-Principal Investigator, Quebec Longitudinal Study on Nutrition and Aging (NuAGE)


Dr. Mark Yaffe

Professor, Department of Family Medicine, McGill University and St. Mary’s Hospital Centre

Dr. Russell Hepple

Director, McGill Research Centre for Physical Activity & Health

Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology & Physical Education, McGill University


Dr. Christina Wolfson

Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics & Occupational Health, Department of Medicine, McGill University

Medical Scientist, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre

Co-Principal investigator, Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA)



Snacks and refreshments served



Presentations in English

Discussions and questions in English and French


RSVP: or 514-934-1934 extension 44739



March 5, 2013