Antonia Tykei, BSc (c)

Antonia Tykei, BSc (c)
  • Research Co-Op Student, GERAS Centre


Antonia is currently in her third year of the Honours Life Sciences Co-op program at McMaster University. At the GERAS centre Antonia is involved with the Fit Hips study, which aims to improve health outcomes for frail patients undergoing hip replacement surgery through a multimodal intervention. She is also involved with the DANCE study, looking to improve cognition and mobility of older adults through a 6-month dance program.

​Antonia is extremely excited to be a part of the GERAS centre’s innovative research team whose work is assisting in the engagement of seniors through community programs as well implementing advancements in patient care.

“Given the current research at the GERAS centre, I am highly interested in seeing the results and implications it could have on the lives of many individuals.”