Better health through prevention


The PERFORM Centre provides an integrated and comprehensive environment to promote healthier lives through changes in behaviour and lifestyle by offering research opportunities, education, and preventative-based programs.



As one of their first pilot projects, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal have teamed up with Louis Bherer, scientific director at Concordia’s PERFORM Centre, to study whether dance can improve physical and cognitive health in elderly populations.


October 21, 2014
PERFORM takes home the hardware
Centre wins Best in Marketplace Award at INTERFACE 2014 Digital Health International Summit



December 4, 2014
Healthy Cooking Series: Protein combinations
If you are interested in sustainable food habits, saving money and eating well, then this session is for you! Learn what makes a complete protein combination and how this applies to you.

January 15, 2015
PERFORM talks: Alzheimer's Disease
Demystifying dementia, learn the facts about symptoms, and strategies for caring for the affected person and the caregiver.

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Concordia faculty and students are chasing big questions in key Montreal clusters — from aerospace and clean technology to film and financial services; from information and communications technology to life sciences; from health to culture to energy — and beyond.

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