Elizabeth Rigley is a passionate advocate for healthy living and smart aging. She has worked for many years in acute care hospitals and more recently as a healthcare manager improving quality of care for elderly patients in long-term care facilities across Canada. She has done extensive research on the impact of lifestyle on aging.
Elizabeth is a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science in nursing from St. Francis Xavier University (2002). She also holds a Master of Health Studies from Athabasca University (2007). In addition, she has certificates in gerontology and continuing care from St. Francis Xavier University (2002).
As well as a lifelong passion for learning, Elizabeth enjoys pursuing her hobbies of physical fitness and playing the piano. She lives in Ottawa, Canada with her husband Jack and near her three sons and their families.