University of Manitoba - Centre On Aging - Research Seminar Series
Research Seminar Series
The Centre on Aging offers a Research Seminar Series in which Research Affiliates and graduate students have an opportunity to share insights into their academic research in aging related fields and discuss current issues. Meetings alternate between the Fort Garry and Bannatyne campuses and are held monthly from September to March. A goal of this series is to strengthen interdisciplinary research in health and aging.

Research Seminar Series

Our first research seminar will kick off in September 2018. Check back for additional presenter updates.

2018–2019 seminar schedule

Friday, September 21, 2018

2:30–3:30 pm
108 Cross Commons Room
92 Dysart Road | St. John's College | Fort Garry Campus

Achieving healthy futures

Alexander Segall Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Senior Scholar, Department of Sociology and Criminology, Faculty of Arts

Dr. Segall’s presentation will focus on the salutary factors that contribute to good health across the life course and the importance of extending health expectancy.

October 2018


November 2018


January 2019


February 2019


March 14, 2019

2:30–3:30 pm
Diedre Desmarais, PhD
Area Director, Access and Aboriginal Focus Programs, University of Manitoba

The University of Manitoba is committed to achieving accessibility for those disabled by barriers. Please contact Rachel by email at or call 204-474-8754 in advance if you require any accessibility accommodations to participate.