Category: Blog (Page 2)

May 19, 2020

Blog: Mental Health Awareness Month Q+A with Brent Forester, M.D.

Brent P. Forester, M.D, Mental health awareness is especially important during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about mental health issues…
May 12, 2020

Blog: How to Help Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Older adults are at a higher risk for more serious COVID-19 illness and death. The Centers for Disease Control…
April 22, 2020

Blog: Addressing Out-Of-Pocket Prescription Drug Costs for Older Adults

Ryne Carney, Public Policy Manager at the Alliance for Aging Research Ryne Carney, Public Policy Manager at the Alliance for…
April 9, 2020

Chairman’s Blog: Protecting Older Adults from COVID-19

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. As I write this, the Coronavirus, or COVID-19,…
March 30, 2020

Blog: Patty Peterson Reflects On Her Patient Advocacy Journey

Patty Peterson Patty Peterson, a participant of the Alliance’s Talk NERDY To Me program, reflects on what she learned…
March 20, 2020

Blog: Women and Heart Disease – Taking Charge of CAD and PAD

Amy Friedrich-Karnik, Vice President of Advocacy and Communications, WomenHeart On the heels of American Heart Month, Amy Friedrich-Karnik, Vice President…
March 11, 2020

Chairman’s Blog: Slowing Rising Prescription Drug Costs

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. For many Americans, their trip to the pharmacy…
February 18, 2020

Blog: Valve Disease Day Partner Spotlight—Mended Hearts

Andrea Baer, Executive Director of Mended Hearts and Mended Little Hearts In recognition of February as American Heart Month and…
February 11, 2020

Blog: Meet the Alliance for Aging Research’s Vice President of Health Education and Advocacy

Lindsay Clarke, the Alliance’s Vice President of Health Education and Advocacy The Alliance for Aging Research is proud to have…
February 6, 2020

Blog: Patient Advocate Reflects On the Importance of AMD Awareness Month

Marlene Klein Marlene Klein, a participant of the Alliance’s Talk NERDY To Me training, reflects on the importance of…