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Seats available in HLTH AGE 3Q03, WINTER 2018 - Special Topics: Health, Aging & Incarceration

Topic: Health, Aging & Incarceration. Open to ALL Level III students and above.

Jan 08, 2018

Livestream Q&A for potential Health, Aging & Society graduate program applicants in January 2018

The Department of Health, Aging & Society will be hosting a livestream Q&A in mid-January 2018 to answer applicant questions about our three graduate programs for September 2018 entry.

Dec 22, 2017

Health, Aging & Society Graduate Programs Now Accepting Applications for 2018-19

Applications for the three graduate programs offered by the Department of Health, Aging & Society are now being accepted for September 2018 entry.

Nov 30, 2017

Does receiving subsidized housing affect mental health? Results from a natural experiment in the Greater Toronto West

Dr. Jim Dunn, Professor & Chair, Department of Health, Aging & Society; McMaster University Director, McMaster Institute for Healthier Environments, will present his findings regarding the effects of subsidized housing on the mental health of individuals in Hamilton, Halton, Peel and Toronto who were on the waitlist for social housing.

Nov 22, 2017

Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Well-Being, Community Engagement and Innovation

Chelsea Gabel, assistant professor, health, aging and society, is the Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Well-Being, Community Engagement and Innovation (Tier 2).

Nov 12, 2017

Understanding the Landscape of Youth Mental Health and Housing in Hamilton, Ontario

Dr. Julia Woodhall-Melnik, CIHR Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Health, Aging & Society, will be delivering a talk on her findings pertaining to Hamilton Youth and their experiences accessing services for mental health and/or housing.

Nov 03, 2017

Voices from Health, Aging & Society Leading Aging Discourse in Hamilton

Rachel Weldrick, PhD candidate in social gerontology, and Dr. Margaret Denton, professor emerita in the Department of Health, Aging & Society, share their perspectives on Hamilton's aging population and its relationship with the rest of society.

Oct 05, 2017

Drugs, Sex and Alcohol: Society and Its Addictions - Winter 2018

The Department of Health, Aging & Society has added an additional section of HLTH AGE 2L03: Drugs, Sex and Alcohol: Society and Its Addictions to the course offerings for the 2017/2018 academic year.

Sep 20, 2017

Health geographer named new fellow of the UK's Royal Society of Arts

Gavin J. Andrews, a professor in McMaster’s Department of Health, Aging and Society, has been named a Fellow of the UK's Royal Society of Arts.

Sep 13, 2017