SOLIDAGE, the McGill University - Université de Montréal Research Group on Frailty and Aging, is devoted to research, policy studies and practice development and training in the organization, management and care of the older population. Formed in 1999 to broaden the collaboration of researchers on integrated services for the frail elderly, SOLIDAGE is based at the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Background


SOLIDAGE receives support and active participation from its partners:




François Béland, PhD
School of Public Health, Université de Montréal


Johanne Monette, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine
McGill University and Jewish General Hospital



Howard Bergman, MD

Howard Bergman, MD
Chair, Department of Family Medicine, Professor of Family Medicine, Medicine (Geriatrics) and Oncology
McGill University and Jewish General Hospital


Simon Bergman, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Surgery, McGill University
Department of Surgery, Jewish General Hospital


Isabelle Vedel, MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Division of Geriatrics, McGill University
Lady Davis Institute – Jewish General Hospital



Jean-Louis Denis, PhD
National School of Public Administration (ENAP)


Liette Lapointe, PhD
Associate Professor
Université McGill, Desautels Faculty of Management


Lise Lamothe, PhD
Vice Dean, School of Public Health
Associate Professor
Université de Montréal



Research Professionals: Claude Galand, Geneviève Arsenault-Lapierre, Nadia Sourial

Adjunct Investigator: Dominic Julien

Programmer: John Fletcher

Research Assistants: Marine Hardouin, Mélanie Le Berre

Coordinator: Rebecca Rupp


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