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The Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) announced today that it has been approved for a $250,000 Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award to create a first-ever Senior Patient and Family Caregiver Network (SP&FCN) by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). 


The most effective way to slow Medicare spending is to reduce the cases of preventable chronic conditions and incorporate evidence-based care coordination into the traditional Medicare program.


Expert Consensus Statement Recommends Process for Assessing Stroke and Bleeding Risk for Appropriate Anticoagulant Use


Dr. Linda Fried, Dean of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, Receives Award for Innovative Research on Healthy Aging
 


Cynthia Bens Featured for Patient Advocacy Work

Author: Roxanne Yaghoubi, Coalition for Imaging and Bioengineering Research

Date: January 5th, 2012

The Coalition for Imaging & Bioengineering Research (CIBR) ran a story in their Patient Advocate Group (PAG) Spotlight newsletter, titled "Patient Advocate Leader Cynthia Bens Attends RSNA 2011 as Guest of the Coalition for Inaging & Bioengineering Research (CIBR)."

Related Topics: Quality of Care


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


National survey finds that most American men over the age of 39 fail to attribute "aging" symptoms to low testosterone, a treatable condition.


The Alliance for Aging Research has a new tool for helping manage the aches and pains associated with growing older,  Take Care of Yourself, Take Control of Your Pain.


Alliance for Aging Research issues a revealing report showing how systematic bias against the elderly hurts older patients in America.