Research centres and groups
The Canadian Index of Wellbeing identifies, develops and publicizes statistical measures that offer clear, valid and regular reporting on progress toward quality of life and the wellbeing goals and outcomes Canadians seek as a nation.
The Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders (CRE-MSD) conducts research to improve the understanding of and prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).
Info Rehab is a Canadian Institutes of Health Research-funded research program aimed at enhancing musculoskeletal (MSK) rehabilitation through more effective use of health information.
The Kenneth G. Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program (MAREP), a major division of the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA), integrates research and education to enhance dementia care practices in Canada and beyond.
The Propel Centre for Population Health Impact is a partnership between the Canadian Cancer Society and the University of Waterloo with a vision to prevent cancer and chronic disease by improving health at a population level.
The RBC Retirement Research Centre at the University of Waterloo combines Waterloo's insights on healthy aging with the expertise of RBC® in providing financial advice and solutions to provide research, resources, practical tools, and solutions in areas that influence quality of life in retirement.
The Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging is a joint venture between the Schlegel Villages and the University of Waterloo aimed at enhancing the care of senior citizens in community-based and long-term care environments through the development and implementation of innovative research and training programs.