The Faculty of Health Sciences is home to a vibrant culture of research and innovation. Three research centres operate out of FHS and help achieve a mission of improving human health around the globe. In addition, the Qualitative Research Lab and the Health Promotion Lab are joint research spaces that enhance the ability of researchers to collaborate and push the boundaries of discovery.
The Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging (CCAA) is Canada’s leader in current research and program development for improved physical ability and healthy aging for older adults. Learn More
The International Centre for Olympic Studies was the first of its kind in the world and focuses on the socio-cultural study of the Olympic Games and Olympic Movement. Learn More
The NCA is dedicated to advancing research and treatment in the area of hearing loss and hearing science. Hearing loss affects more than 10% of the population in Canada. Learn More
This shared research space. located in the Arthur and Sonia Labatt Health Sciences Building (Room 417), is intended to heighten research activity and outcomes among FHS faculty members engaged in health promotion research.
The Qualitative Research Lab (Room 2534 Elborn College) is a collaborative research space outfitted to enhance the capabilities of FHS faculty members utilizing interview-based research methodologies.