Create a healthy future for aging populations
By 2050, more than one-fifth of the global population will be over 60 years old.
The Faculty of Health offers the first collaborative PhD program in Canada with a focus on aging, health and well-being.
The doctoral program is an interdisciplinary platform to develop a broad understanding of the issues related to the health and well-being of our aging population.
Program overview and highlights
- Students can register in any department/school in the Faculty of Health:
- Program format provides opportunities for cross-departmental collaborations, access to diverse course offerings and resources including dissertation committee members who can add unique perspectives in addressing emerging research problems.