Press Room

Find out the latest news from the Alliance and the field of aging research. Media members can call 202.370.7852 or email for more information and to schedule interviews. Download our online press kit here.

Alliance for Aging Research Vice President of Public Policy Cynthia Bens issued the following statement regarding congressional action taken this week to begin consideration of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) prescription drug and medical device user fee programs.


The Alliance has joined with more than 90 national organizations in urging the Senate to ensure Secretary of HHS nominee Tom Price, M.D., is committed to protecting U.S. citizens from vaccine preventable diseases.


Press Kit for the Safe Medication Disposal Film

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: March 21st, 2016

Welcome to the press kit about the "pocket film" on safe medication disposal.


The Alliance has launched a new “pocket film” that offers consumers a simple step-by-step guide on safe disposal of both over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medications.


This is the press kit for the nutrition and healthy aging "pocket film" series.


This is the press kit for the OTC pain medication films. 


Before Seeking Relief, Know Your OTC Pain Medication

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: March 2nd, 2016

The Alliance for Aging Research has debuted two animated “pocket films” focused on educating consumers about how to safely choose, take, and store OTC pain medication.


Results Also Reveal Many Older Adults Use OTC Medications to Relieve Pain


Nonprofit Leader Dan Perry to Offer Insights at MipTec European Health Care Innovation Conference


This Grandparents Day Remember to Keep Medicine Up and Away and Out of Sight of Grandkids

Type: Alliance for Aging Research

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: September 4th, 2014

While grandparents place a top priority on their grandchildren’s safety, an often overlooked danger lurks within easy reach of children in their care: unsecured medications.


Consumer Health Education Center Launches National Campaign to Help Older Americans Manage Medicines