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The Empire Club of Canada

Being Older in 2020: The modern joys and risks of aging

We are living longer, but at what risk? COVID-19 has laid bare the health issues of congregate settings in  long-term care. Will society care when the crisis is over?


  • Dr. Samir Sinha, Director of Geriatrics, Sinai Health System and University Health Network
  • Michael Nicin, Executive Director of the National Institute in Ageing
  • Margaret Gillis, Founding President, International Longevity Centre Canada


  • André Picard, Health Columnist, The Globe and Mail