Marie-Lee Yous 2019

Marie Lee Yous

Marie-Lee Yous is a first year PhD student and a trainee with the Aging, Community and Health Research Unit at McMaster University.

Marie-Lee is also a charge nurse on a long-term care unit at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hamilton. Her research interests are inspired by her clinical experiences in supporting older adults with dementia and their family members. Her doctoral work is supervised by Dr. Jenny Ploeg and focuses on co-designing and evaluating an adaptation of Namaste Care, a person-centred program, for use by family caregivers of persons with dementia in the community.