The Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal is a specialized care facility, a research center and a disseminator of knowledge.

Research Center

As the largest research center in the French-speaking world in the field of aging, it conducts research into the factors that promote aging well, and into solutions for more effective management of diseases that limit the quality of seniors’ daily lives and their participation in society.

Care institution

The IUGM is a specialized health care center for the elderly. It is Quebec’s leader in clinical practices, specialized care and the development of knowledge on aging and the health of the elderly. Health promotion is at the heart of its priorities.

Centre AvantÂge

A unique disseminator of knowledge, it makes available to the general public the results of the latest research by researchers and healthcare professionals. Topics covered include physical, psychological and cognitive health, nutrition, medication, chronic pain and caregivers.