Category: Access to Breakthroughs (Page 3)

May 13, 2016

We Bring People and Organizations Together to Advance Science

A major way the Alliance advances science is through building coalitions of diverse organizations and individuals to bring visibility and support to health research, with the ultimate goal of improving the healthy length and quality of life for everyone. Learn more. 
April 1, 2016

Advancing Science for Longer, Healthier Lives

Why do we advocate for medical research? Our first entry in the Who We Are blog series offers insights. 
March 6, 2016

Senate HELP Combination Products Letter

Letter from the Alliance for Aging Research applauding the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee's efforts in addressing the ways in  which combination products are reviewed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).     
November 9, 2015

NIH Director Collins Gives Insights on Latest in Medical Research on Charlie Rose Show

Francis Collins, Ph.D., M.D., the director of the National Institutes of Health, appeared on the Charlie Rose Show on PBS to discuss the state of medical research in the United States.
November 6, 2015

HROTW: Alzheimer’s: The Race to the Cure

Our Health Resource of the Week is a short video that focuses on how researchers are looking for ways to stop Alzheimer's disease.
August 3, 2015

Two New Clinical Studies Request Volunteers

We are sharing the following information about two new clinical studies.
July 28, 2015

Our Best Shot: Expanding Prevention through Vaccination in Older Adults

Our Best Shot: Expanding Prevention through Vaccination in Older Adults reviews vaccination levels, trends and targets, incidence rates, relevant health insurance coverage policies, and the cost effectiveness literature and other reports that have evaluated vaccine utilization in the older adult population.
July 10, 2015

Alliance Applauds Passage of 21st Century Cures Act in House

The Alliance for Aging Research has issued the following statement on the passage of the 21st Century Cures Act, or H.R. 6, today in the U.S. House of Representatives.
July 9, 2015

HROTW: The Value of Aging Research

Our Health Resource of the Week is inspired by an important piece of legislation that's currently being considered in the U.S. Congress.
June 25, 2015

HROTW: Video Intro to Alzheimer’s

Since June is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month, we think this Health Resource of the Week would be appropriate.