Category: Alliance Initiatives

November 15, 2021

Assessing the Value of Medicine for Diverse Patients: Implications of a QALY Approach for Health Disparities

Cost-effectiveness analyses have been under consideration as a way to help set prices for prescription drugs in the U.S. However,…
September 9, 2021

132 Patient, Disability & Provider Organizations Urge Congress to Enact Meaningful Reforms to Improve Prescription Drug Affordability for Older Adults in Medicare Part D

Today, the Alliance for Aging Research (“Alliance”) and 131 other organizations representing older Americans, patients, family caregivers, people with disabilities,…
September 2, 2021

International Reference Pricing: There Are Better Options to Address Patients’ Drug Costs

International Reference Pricing sounds great on paper but would unfortunately harm older adults and individuals with a disability. Learn more…
September 1, 2021

Alliance Submits Feedback to President Biden on Prescription Drug Pricing Reform Proposals

President Biden recently released his Principles for Lowering Drug Prices, a set of key prescription drug policy priorities. The…
July 20, 2021

Alliance Submits Feedback on Chairman Wyden’s Principles for Lowering Drug Prices

Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) recently released his Principles for Lowering Drug Prices for Americans, a framework to guide additional…
July 16, 2021

Alliance Comments on 21st Century Cures Act 2.0 Draft Legislation

Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Fred Upton (R-MI) recently released a discussion draft of the 21st Century Cures 2.0 Act…
June 17, 2021

Alliance for Aging Research’s Statement in Support of Making Juneteenth a Federal Holiday

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Sue Peschin, MHS, released the following statement in response to President Biden signing…
June 15, 2021

Alliance for Aging Research Receives $250,000 from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to Support Patient Advocacy Efforts

The Alliance for Aging Research (“Alliance”) announced today that it is the recipient of a $250,000 Eugene Washington…
May 24, 2021

Alliance for Aging Research Outlines Drug Pricing Priorities to Congressional Leadership

Today the Alliance for Aging Research sent a letter to Congressional leadership outlining principles for patient-centered drug pricing reform. In…
May 21, 2021

Alliance for Aging Research Thanks House Democrats for Seeking Bipartisan Approach to Drug Pricing Reform

Today the Alliance for Aging Research sent a letter to Democratic members in the U.S. House of Representatives that have…