At Bruyère, we create innovative solutions to help people age gracefully and live more independently. As an academic hospital specializing in complex and continuing care, we provide a safe and agile environment to develop and test technologies that will change how Canadians grow older.
Our smart apartment brings together researchers and private innovators to develop technologies that support seniors' health and wellbeing. As part of the SAM3 innovation hub, the apartment is a space of collaboration between engineers and health experts alike — all in the interest of helping seniors stay at home longer.Find out More
For many seniors, a driver’s licence is vital to maintaining independence and continuing to live at home. Bruyère researchers are using sensors and augmented reality to develop new ways of keeping seniors safe on the road and in the driver’s seat longer.Learn More
Bruyère scientists are using Big Data to improve care for patients in the last year of life. Our researchers say this might help reduce healthcare costs significantly.Learn More
Bruyère researchers are helping patients find their voice with assistive communication technologies. One of our clients had been fighting a debilitating disease when she published her first book of poems — all with the help of a single button.Read her Story