The Centre of Excellence is actively seeking researchers, students and other stakeholders worldwide to collaborate on various research studies and initiatives. 

If you would like to explore opportunities to collaborate with the Centre of Excellence, please contact us at:, or 613-526-7170 ext. 2232 .

If you have an established project and are looking for partners/participating sites, please complete the Research Application Form so we can assess our ability to participate.

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June 15, 2021Perley Health receives $2-million gift aimed at frailty research

June 15, 2021: CTV News Ottawa at Five for Tuesday, June 15, 2021

June 15, 2021CTV News Ottawa at Six for Tuesday, June 15, 2021

June 15, 2021: Perley Health Centre of Excellence in Frailty-Informed Care receives historic $2M gift from Commissionaires Ottawa

June 15, 2021: Historic $2 million donation made to Perley Health Foundation

June 15, 2021: Launch of the Centre of the Perley Health Excellence in Frailty-Informed Care

June 15, 2021: Commissionaires Ottawa Trailblazing Gift Announcement

June 15, 2021:  Perley Health Centre of Excellence in Frailty-Informed Care receives historic $2 million gift to support research efforts 

May 18, 2021: Mansbridge named honorary chair of Perley Health fundraising drive

May 18, 2021Peter Mansbridge named Honorary Chair of campaign that aims to transform care for Canadian seniors and Veterans

April 21, 2021: Perley Health research program looks to advance elder care with intergenerational visits

April 8, 2021: ADGA Group senior executive John Jarvis is now retired – and still happily married to his former boss

March 10, 2021: Perley Health showcasing frailty research, innovation through webinar series

March 4, 2021: SAFE Unit Pilot Wraps Up at The Perley Health Centre

February 21, 2021: The Future is Now: Innovative living environments for older adults with cognitive impairment

February 18, 2021: From Expert Tips to Free Online Exercise Videos, Here’s How to Stay Fit During Lockdown

February 18, 2021: Winter & Frailty: The Deadly Link


December 16, 2020: Long-term care home foundations fight to shield residents from COVID-19, isolation

October 24, 2020:  1310 NEWS radio interview with host Sam Laprade on Long-Term Care. Interview with Jennifer Plant, Director of Clinical Practice.

October 5, 2020: Hoffer and Roth: Evidence backs innovative recovery program for the frail elderly at The Perley

September 23, 2020: Perley Health program could help to reduce hallway medicine: study

September 16, 2020: Study Documents Benefits of SAFE

September 14, 2020: A Case-Control Study of the Sub-Acute Care for Frail Elderly (SAFE) Unit on Hospital Readmission, Emergency Department Visits and Continuity of Post-Discharge Care

May 26, 2020: After the Outbreak: Balancing Benefits and Risks During a Pandemic

April 29, 2020: Centre of Excellence at Perley Health Studies Technology to Decontaminate and Sanitize Medical Face Masks

April 29, 2021: Perley Health, CHEO partner to test sterilization method to reuse disposable masks

February 3, 2020:  Annie Robitaille, Ph.D, Named Research Chair Named to Lead the First Centre of Excellence in Frailty-Informed Care™. 

January 13, 2020: Hoffer and Roth: Ottawa tries a 'SAFE' way to address hallway health care


December 6, 2019: The Perley Health Veterans’ Health Centre Named to Ottawa Health Team (media release)

October 24, 2019: Educating Future LTC PSWs Through a Living Classroom

September 24, 2019: Seniors Increase Digital Literacy Skills Through Partnership Between The Perley Health and Connected Canadians (media release)

September 24, 2019: Using Simulation to Support the Sustainability of Best Practice Guideline Implementation in Long-Term Care (webinar)

September 11, 2019: Sub-Acute Care for Frail Elderly (SAFE), A new and innovative level of care that promises to improve the health and well-being of frail elderly patients hospitalized due to surgery, illness or accident.

February 27, 2019: Jensen: How we can connect skilled health care workers in Ontario

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