News & Updates

SE Health and CERAH bring The Reflection Room® to Thunder Bay

October 29, 2018 In an effort to open up our willingness to talk about dying and death, SE Health is collaborating with Lakehead University’s Centre for Education and Research on Aging & Health (CERAH), and St. Joseph’s Care Group, to bring The Reflection Room® to Thunder Bay this fall. The Reflection Room® is an innovative research effort that uses the power of participatory art, shared storytelling and science to gently inspire conversations and support advance care planning. The installation will be set-up at St. Joseph’s Hospital in the Contemplation Space (Main Entrance) from October 26th – November 24th, 2018. It is free and open to the public during the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. [Read More]

Holly Prince wins Innovator of the Year Award

October 9, 2018 The Centre for Education and Research on Aging & Health (CERAH) at Lakehead University is pleased to announce that Project Manager, Holly Prince, is the successful candidate for the first ever "International Congress Innovator of the Year" award as part of the 22nd International Congress on Palliative Care 2018 in Montreal, Quebec. [Read More]

Registration Now Open - Northwestern Ontario Palliative Care Conference 2018

August 15, 2018 The Centre for Education and Research on Aging & Health (CERAH), Lakehead University, is pleased to be your host for this exciting event! The program, focused on ‘Palliative Care for All: Striving for Equity,’ features plenary and concurrent sessions that explore how an equity-informed approach can help to improve access and quality of palliative care for those living in Northwestern Ontario. [Read More]

Talking to Kids About Death

February 23, 2018 A discussion for parents, grandparents, guardians and educators. Children often have questions when a death occurs. Sometimes it's hard to know what to say. [Read More]

You are INVITED! Local Author BOOK LAUNCH and SIGNING with Dr. Kathy Kortes-Miller

February 21, 2018 Wednesday, March 7th, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Sleeping Giant Brewery [Read More]