Research at IALH

Jamie Knight, PhD
Jamie Knight studies the relationship between smell and brain health.

The Institute on Aging and Lifelong Health provide research and administrative support to increase innovation, impact, and productivity of our research fellows and student affiliates, as well as our associate members.

We have identified five strengths on which to advance leading-edge research and support local, national, and international partnerships and collaborations. 

Our five research clusters: Brain Health, Digital Health, Behaviours & Interventions, Populations and Services & Systems build on a strong legacy of research at UVic. The UVic strategic priorities are advanced by the Institute’s new priorities have been set to advance research excellence and impact on society. Crosscutting research approaches include observational and experimental designs and data collection, an emphasis on improving health services and technological innovations, and advances in data analytics and rigorous replication research.