Staff & Postdoctoral Fellows

Janice Keefe – Director

Pamela Fancey – Associate Director

Elaine MacFadyen – Communications Coordinator

Research Coordinator – Vacant

Administrative Assistant – Vacant

Project Contacts

Long Term Care & Covid Family Visitation Project

Paula Richardson – Project Coordinator
Rosanne Burke – Research Assistant
Emily Hubley – Research Assistant
Deborah Leger – Research Assistant
Kelly O’Neil – Research Assistant
Marco Redden – Research Assistant

Seniors- Adding Life to Years (SALTY)

Paula Richardson – Project Manager
Emily Hubley – Research Assistant
Mary Jean Hande – Postdoctoral Fellow

Home Care Pathways

Tressie Dutchyn Project Coordinator
Lauren Spring – Post Doctoral Fellow
Dr. Stephanie Mason – Post Doctoral Fellow
Roseanne Burke – Research Assistant

Long Term Care Staff Quality of Work Life

Paula Richardson – Project Coordinator

Mental Health Resiliency in Long Term Care

Emily Hubley – Project Coordinator


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Advisory Board 2021-2022

Helen MacDonnell- Community Links

Faizal Nanji – Department of Seniors

Bill Berryman – Seniors’ Advisory Council of Nova Scotia

Jenny Theriault – Caregivers Nova Scotia

Dr. Melissa Andrew – Centre for Health Care of the Elderly

Benjamin Nycum – Member at Large

Dr. Sheva Medjuck- Member at Large

Helen Marsh – Member at Large

Joyce d’Entremont – Member at Large

Krista Connell – Member at Large

Dr. Ardra Cole, Member at Large, Chair

Dr. Susan Trenholm – Ex-officio

Dr. Janice Keefe – Ex-officio 

Pamela Fancey – Ex-officio

Management Board 2021-2022

Dr. Janice Keefe, Director, Nova Scotia Centre on Aging, MSVU 

Dr. Susan Trenholm, Dean of Professional Studies, MSVU

Dr. Zachary Zimmer, Professor, Dept of Family Studies and Gerontology, MSVU

Pamela Fancey, Associate Director, Nova Scotia Centre on Aging – Ex-officio