Research Funding available

By: RaDAR Website

In collaboration with Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation, the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan offers Saskatchewan researchers funding support for Alzheimer and Dementia-rela...

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RaDAR Newsletter - Summer 2022

June 2022 Newsletter Edition

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Research Opportunity - Participants needed!

By: RaDAR Website

Seeking informal caregivers (care partners) of persons with dementia to take part in a study on a remotely-delivered therapeutic intervention.

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Research Opportunity - SK participants needed

By: RaDAR Website

Exploring the experience of family caregivers when a person living with dementia falls

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Employment Opportunity - PDF position at Gilbrea Centre for Studies on Aging

By: RaDAR Website

The Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging, at McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, is hiring for a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

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Research Opportunity - Seeking Participants!

By: RaDAR Website

Take part in a nation-wide project to create electronic scrapbooks for Canadians

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Research Opportunity - Saskatchewan participants needed!

By: RaDAR Website

Seeking participants older than 65 living with dementia, and care partners, to take part in a RaDAR Team research study aiming to improve the care of older adults living with demen...

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Welcome to Canada Anthea!

By: RaDAR Website

RaDAR Investigator, Dr. Anthea Innes, begins position at McMaster University

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New RaDAR Publication - Winter 2022

By: RaDAR Website

Sustaining and Scaling up Rural Primary Health Care Memory Clinics in Saskatchewan

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2021 Report on National Dementia Strategy Available

By: RaDAR Website

The 2021 Report to Parliament on Canada's National Dementia Strategy is now available, and an update on national public education campaign about dementia

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RaDAR Newsletter - January 2022

January 2022 Newsletter Edition

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Alzheimer Awareness Month Events at CCNA

By: RaDAR Website

The Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA) is presenting two free events in January 2022

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Research Opportunity - Southeast Sask participants needed!

By: RaDAR Website

Currently seeking participants from southeast Saskatchewan to take part in a RaDAR Team research study about community-based programs

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Understanding Dementia

By: RaDAR Website

Upcoming fall learning opportunities

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Employment Opportunity

By: RaDAR Website

Our community partner, Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan, is accepting applications for five positions

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RaDAR Newsletter - Summer 2021

Summer 2021 Newsletter Edition

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Dr. Megan O'Connell working to deliver culturally safe support to Indigenous caregivers

By: RaDAR Website

Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation (SHRF) story highlights the work of Dr. Megan O'Connell with Indigenous caregivers caring for a family member with dementia.

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Call for Adult Child Caregivers of people with Young-Onset Dementia

By: RaDAR Website

Participants needed for University of Waterloo student-led study to describe the perceptions of the caregiving role from the perspective of adult child young-onset dementia caregiv...

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Dr. Megan O'Connell featured on Usask News

By: RaDAR Website

March 2021 Usask News story highlights the work of Dr. Megan O'Connell of the RaDAR team.

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Call for Physician Participants in National Survey

By: RaDAR Website

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) and Alzheimer Society of Canada are encouraging physicians to participate in a National Dementia Care Needs Assessment Survey.

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Participants Needed

By: RaDAR Website

University of Saskatchewan School of Public Health researcher team needs participants for a rural transportation services study - Updated January 2021

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RaDAR Newsletter - January 2021

January 2021 Newsletter Edition

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Dementia Supports in Rural Saskatchewan

By: RaDAR Website

University of Regina based project team aiming to enhance social inclusion of older adults with dementia living in rural communities in Saskatchewan - sign up for their newsletter!

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Participate in Dementia Journey Survey

By: RaDAR Website

Two versions of the survey are available: one for people living with dementia, and one for caregivers of people with dementia. The study leads are looking to better understand the ...

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Online Workshop Opportunity

Promising Practices and Next Steps: Under Reporting of Abuse of Community Residing Older Adults -- November 23rd 1:30 to 3:30 pm CST

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First Link Report Released

RaDAR community partner, the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan, released their First Link Highlight Report. The report shares their successes supporting people with dementia across...

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Marjory's Story

By: RaDAR Website

Daughter Leanne and health care provider Jean Daku are featured guests on a podcast produced by Dementia Dialogue. Listen as they share the story of how the rural primary health ca...

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RaDAR Team Feature of Guest Blog

By: RaDAR Website

Analysis & Policy Observatory Blog collection August 16th features the RaDAR Team.

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July book release for RaDAR Co-investigator

By: RaDAR Website

Dr. Anthea Innes is co-author of Dementia: The Basics<br></br> Available July 21, 2020.

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Research Webinar July 9th

By: RaDAR Website

Join in as RaDAR team member Dr. Megan O'Connell presents - From 0 to 100 in Remote Dementia Research: A Practical Guide.

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RaDAR Newsletter - June 2020

June 2020 Newsletter Edition

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Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan Programming online

By: RaDAR Website

Access programs from the comfort of your home virtually!

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Addressing Unique Demands in Dementia Care

By: RaDAR Website

Co-edited by Dr. Debra Morgan, newly released publication is an important resource for rural and remote dementia care.

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RaDAR publication features in special collection

By: RaDAR Website

BMC journal includes RaDAR Team publication about implementation of evidence-based Rural Primary Health Care Memory Clinics in Special Dementia Collection.

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RRMC2.0 Project Receives Sprout Grant

RaDAR investigator, Dr. Megan O'Connell, leads $180,000 grant for RRMC2.0 project which will use technology to help overcome barriers to care for rural individuals and families, an...

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Participate and Share Your Opinion

By: RaDAR Website

Dementia Advocacy Canada is working to identify the best programs and services to support Canadians living with dementia and their families - participate now in this national surve...

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RaDAR Newsletter - January 2020

January 2020 Newsletter Edition

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Embracing Research in Rural Dementia Care

By: Jennifer Hill, BSW, RSW

Jennifer Hill is a Primary Health Care Facilitator based out of Weyburn for the Saskatchewan Health Authority and a community-based research partner with the RaDAR Team. She is als...

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RaDAR Team Research Video

By: RaDAR Website

RaDAR produced video highlights research collaboration with rural primary health care teams in Saskatchewan

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A Dementia Strategy for Canada

By: RaDAR Website

Public Health Agency of Canada releases a national dementia strategy: Together We Aspire

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Launch of RRMCi

By: RaDAR Website

Project launches with a sleep intervention study for older adults with cognitive concerns, or dementia, and their caregivers

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What We Heard Report now available online

By: RaDAR Website

Public Health Agency of Canada releases report from stakeholder consultations which will be used to develop Canada's dementia strategy.

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Funding increase supports expansion of services offered by Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan

By: RaDAR Website

The Government of Saskatchewan 2019-2020 annual budget announcement includes additional funding for services; bringing annual funding level up to just over $1 million.

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First Link Highlight Report for 2017-2018 Released

By: RaDAR Website

Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan releases report with key benchmarks for First Link program across the province

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RaDAR Newsletter - January 2019

January 2019 Newsletter Edition

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National Dementia Care Assessment recommends priorities for a Canadian Dementia Strategy

By: RaDAR Website

RaDAR Team Lead Dr. Debra Morgan is one of the six-member panel of multidisciplinary experts who compiled the report.

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Visiting Scholar Seminar - Tuesday October 23rd - hosted by CCHSA

By: RaDAR Website

Presenter: Dr. Stefanie Auer, Professor in the Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Preventative Medicine from Danube University Krems, Austria

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RaDAR Rounds with Presenter Dr. Michele Board

By: RaDAR Website

Visiting guest to be presenting at RaDAR Rounds on May 3rd

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Share your experiences in a Research Study

By: RaDAR Website

Led by RaDAR Investigator Dr. Megan O'Connell, this study is for family caregivers of persons with young onset dementia

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Heads Up for Healthier Brains - March 14, 2018

By: RaDAR Website

The Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan hosts a public learning opportunity via TeleHealth at sites across Saskatchewan

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RaDAR team trainee receives fellowship award.

By: RaDAR Website

Congratulations to Dr. Amanda Froehlich Chow

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RaDAR Team marks anniversary milestone for Summit event

By: RaDAR Website

10th Annual Summit meeting in Saskatoon, October 23 & 24, 2017

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RaDAR Team Update in CCHSA Annual Report

By: RaDAR Website

The Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture Annual Report for 2016-2017 released.

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Researcher Collaborators from Australia visit RaDAR Team

By: RaDAR Website

Dr. Irene Blackberry and Dr. Jane Farmer meet with RaDAR Team members in Saskatoon

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RaDAR Team members recognized at Department of Medicine Awards Night

By: RaDAR Website

Dr. Andrew Kirk recognized for 16 years as Head of Division of Neurology and Dr. Debra Morgan receives Researcher of the Year Award at the University of Saskatchewan Department of ...

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Dr. Megan O'Connell receives New Scientist Award

By: RaDAR Website

Award recognizes outstanding contributions by University of Saskatchewan faculty to their specific area of expertise.

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RaDAR International Travels

By: RaDAR Website

Dr. Debra Morgan, RaDAR Team Lead, on Sabbatical January - July, 2017

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Driving and Dementia Presentation

By: RaDAR Website

Tuesday, May 16th, from 7 to 9 pm the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan presents An Evening of Education (via TeleHealth at sites across Saskatchewan)

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Allison Cammer at Heads up for Healthier Brains - March 14th, 2017

By: RaDAR Website

RaDAR Trainee Allison Cammer is guest speaker at Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan Public Forum.

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Canadian Senate releases report calling for National Dementia Strategy.

By: RaDAR Website

Members of the Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology made 29 recommendations to improve the quality of dementia care and research in Canada in an exte...

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Debra Morgan recognized by the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

By: RaDAR Website

University of Saskatchewan researchers in the Colleges of Pharmacy and Nutrition and Medicine have been recognized by the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) for their work ...

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CIHR Foundation grant to focus on rural and remote dementia care

By: RaDAR Website - with content from College of Medicine news page by Marg Sheridan

Dr. Debra Morgan, lead of the RaDAR Team was awarded a $2.3M Canadian Institutes of Health Research Foundation grant to fund research to improve dementia resources for rural health...

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RaDAR Team Research featured on CCNA News page

By: RaDAR Website

RaDAR team members are part of the CCNA Team 20: Rural Stream

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