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Alliance Supports Retention of Dr. Francis Collins as NIH Director

Author: Susan Peschin, MHS

Date: June 7th, 2017

Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, has issued the following statement in response to President Donald Trump's decision to retain Dr. Francis Collins as National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director.


Alliance President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, has issued the following statement in response to the White House’s proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budget.


The Alliance for Aging Research’s President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, has released the following statement in response to the Fiscal Year 2017 spending package released today, which provides $34.1 billion for the National Institutes of Health (NIH).


Alliance Statement in Support of the March for Science

Author: Susan Peschin, MHS

Date: April 21st, 2017

Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) President and CEO, Susan Peschin, MHS, has issued the following statement in support of the April 22, 2017, March for Science.


The Alliance for Aging Research applauds the Obama Administration for reprogramming $50 million from the current budget to Alzheimer’s disease and pledging an additional $80 million for Alzheimer’s research in the next budget cycle.


Daniel Perry, executive director of the not-for-profit Alliance for Aging Research, issued a statement applauding the nomination of Dr. Collins.


Calls for at least a 7% increase in NIH funding for FY 2010


The Alliance for Aging Research today warned that the president’s proposed FY 2008 budget lacks sufficient funding to address the growing burden of age-related chronic diseases. 


Alliance for Aging Research praises the new National Institutes of Health plan that seeks to foster a scientific structure conducive to accelerating the rate of medical discoveries.


Task Force Comprising Over 50 Groups Urges Congress To Complete the Commitment to NIH