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Results & Dissemination

Materials, reports, presentations, manuscripts and student works with results from the SALTY project are listed below. The list will be updated regularly as we continue to present and publish SALTY findings. The project will have a large amount of data available for research purposes. Students and researchers who are interested in using project data in their own research are encouraged to contact for more information.

Presentations (conferences, invited)

Aubrecht, K., Keefe, J., Estabrooks, C., Cook, H., MacDonald, L., and Fifield, H., (2017, June). Seniors-Adding Life to Years: A Canadian Project Focusing on Late Life Long Term Care. Poster presentation to the Canadian Disability Studies Association (CDSA), May 31-June 2, 2017, Toronto.

Taylor, D., Keefe, J., Tay, L., Parker, B., Delaney, K., and Cook, H., (2017, July). Finding rabbit holes without falling in: Navigating palliative care policy in Canadian Long-term Care. Poster presentation to the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG), July 23 – 27, 2017, San Francisco.

Keefe, J., Estabrooks, C., Bourgeault, I., & Cloutier, D., (2018, May). Adding life to years for long term care residents. Panel presentation to the Canadian Association of Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR), May 29-31, 2018, Montreal.

Hoben, M., Gruneir, A., Estabrooks, C., and Keefe, J., (2018, October). Web-based Delphi panels - an innovative method to integrate key stakeholders in research on end of life in nursing homes. Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG), October18-20, 2018, Vancouver.

Taylor, D., Keefe, J. (2018, October). Is quality of life for residents supported at a legislative level? A four province comparison of Long Term Care policy using a resident perspective. Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG), October 18-20, 2018, Vancouver.

Keefe, J., Taylor, D., Tay, L. Fancey, P., and Cook, H. (2018, November). Including Family Caregivers in Canadian Long Term Care: Ambiguity between Policy and Practice. Gerontological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting, November 14-15, 2018, Boston.

Owusu, P., and Shanmuganathan, V. (November 2018) Decolonizing Aging and Health Research in Canada. Workshop at Decolonizing Conference 2018, November 8 - 10, 2018, Toronto.

Daly, T., Aubrecht, K., Braedley, S., Owusu, P., Shamuganathan, V., (accepted) Risk, Racialization, Gender and Sex Embodying Qualities of (everyday) Lives in Long-term Care. Panel presentation to the International Conference of the North American and European Networks in Aging Studies (NANAS/ENAS), May 28 - 31, 2019, Peterborough, Ontario.

Keefe, J., Hoben, M., Cloutier, D., & Daly, T. (accepted) Seniors – Adding Life to Years (SALTY): Pan Canadian Research Informing Quality of Life for Older Adults Living in Residential Long Term Care. Panel presentation to Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA) This is Long Term Care, September 17-19, Toronto.

Student & Post Doctoral Projects

Katie Aubrecht. Postdoctoral research - CIHR Health Systems Impact Fellowship: What Does A Person- And Family-Centred Approach To Challenging Behaviours In Dementia Look Like In Practice, At The Service Delivery Level? A Partnership to Support Research Informed Continuing Care Policy for People with Dementia in Nova Scotia.

Prince Owusu. Doctoral research (In progress). Racialized bodies in white spaces: exploring racialization in long-term care facilities.