Category: Alliance Initiatives

January 14, 2021

Nearly Two-Thirds of Americans Want COVID-19 Vaccination, Yet Gaps Visible by Race and Age

Nearly two-thirds of the public (63 percent) say they will “definitely” or “probably” get vaccinated against COVID-19, according to new…
December 17, 2020

Blog: Talk NERDY to Me Program Trains Patient Advocates

Last month, the Alliance for Aging Research’s Talk NERDY (Nurturing Engagement in Research and Development with You) to Me…
December 2, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity Project Launches To Further Inclusion and Dialogue Around Potential COVID-19 Vaccines

Today, a group of more than 60 leading organizations representing patients, caregivers and families, diverse communities, health care workers, older…
September 21, 2020

National Groups Call on U.S. Federal Health Agency Leaders to Stand Strong for Science Over Politics in the Fight Against COVID-19

The Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) and 78 other national organizations representing patients, healthcare providers, and multi-stakeholder coalitions…
July 9, 2020

Chairman’s Blog: Introducing Project PAUSE

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. In May, I used this space to talk…
May 26, 2020

Advocacy Groups Send Letter to CMMI on Part D Demonstration

On May 22, 2020, the Alliance for Aging Research and 26 other patient advocacy organizations wrote to the Centers for…
May 4, 2020

Alliance Submits Comments to U.S. Food & Drug Administration Regarding the Inclusion of Older Adults in Cancer Clinical Trials

On Monday, May 4, 2020, the Alliance submitted feedback to the FDA in response to a request for comments on…
April 9, 2020

A Message from Alliance President and CEO Sue Peschin

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Sue Peschin, MHS Dear All, I hope you and yours are safe and…
March 5, 2020

Rep. Joyce Beatty Introduces Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Resolution

The Alliance for Aging Research is grateful to Representative Joyce Beatty (D-OH) for recognizing the great importance of heart…
February 19, 2020

Fourth Annual Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Campaign Kicks Off with The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce

75 Partners and 1,000s of Advocates Drive Efforts to Raise Awareness and Encourage Early Detection of the Often…