Category: Aging Research (Page 5)

April 6, 2016

NIA’s Dr. Felipe Sierra on This Month’s Geroscience Summit in NYC

The National Institute on Aging's Dr. Felipe Sierra talks about this month's Disease Drivers of Aging: 2016 Advances in Geroscience Summit in New York City.
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 24, 2016

Carstensen, Cassidy to Be Honored at 2016 Alliance Dinner

The Alliance has named Laura L. Carstensen, Ph.D., as its 2016 Silver Innovator Award winner and Sen. Bill Cassidy, M.D., from Louisiana as its 2016 Distinguished Public Service Award winner.
March 10, 2016

Celebrating 30 Years over 30 Weeks

We kick off a 30-week campaign to celebrate the Alliance's 30 years of advancing science and enhancing lives.
February 3, 2016

Alliance Founder Dan Perry Talks All Things Aging to Wednesday Morning Group

Alliance Founder Dan Perry talks aging research with the Wednesday Morning Group.
January 25, 2016

In Memory of James E. Birren, Ph.D.

The Alliance recognizes the enduring legacy of James E. Birren, Ph.D., who passed away at age 97 this month.
January 19, 2016

Alliance Announces James E. Eden as Chair of Its Board of Directors

The nonprofit Alliance for Aging Research announces the appointments of James E. Eden, Ed.D., as chair and James G. Scott as the new vice chair of its Board of Directors.
January 19, 2016

We Are Looking for a Communications Intern

The Alliance is looking for a talented and passionate Communications intern.
December 17, 2015

Congress and the Omnibus Miracle

Congress gave Americans a holiday miracle this week and reached a deal on a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill for FY 2016, increasing funding for NIH, NIA, and FDA.
November 5, 2015

NPR’s Scott Simon on Why Older Adults Have a ‘Genius for Life’

Scott Simon, an award-winning journalist for National Public Radio, was the recipient of the Alliance’s Indispensable Person of the Year Award in recognition of his 2015 book Unforgettable: A Son, a Mother, and the Lessons of a Lifetime.