Category: Diseases & Conditions

January 20, 2021

Alliance for Aging Research Statement on CMS’ Final Coverage Determination for Mitral Valve Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair, or TEER 

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement on the Centers for Medicare &…
December 23, 2020

National Groups Call on HHS and CMS to Release Final Coverage Decision Mitral Valve Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair, or TEER

Today the below national advocacy organizations submitted an official request to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Azar and…
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…
September 27, 2018

The Heart Valve Disease Policy Task Force Leads #TAVRHillDay Efforts

The Heart Valve Disease Policy Task Force, patients, and advocates met with members of Congress and their staff on…
July 11, 2017

Alliance Garners Prestigious Webby, Telly Awards

The Alliance is thrilled to announce that its pocket film Safe Medication Disposal has received 2017 Telly and Webby Awards. The Alliance also received a 2017 Telly Award for its short film that tells the story of AFib-stroke survivor Sharon Munson and her husband, Randall.
May 4, 2017

New Pocket Film to Encourage Clinical Trial Participation

We’re excited to announce that we have a new film that highlights the importance of clinical trials and why people should participate in them!
March 2, 2017

March Is Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month!

March is Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month! Learn how we're raising awareness of the condition
February 6, 2017

Comments Regarding Protections for Patients with Pre-Existing Conditions Sent to Congressional Representatives

The Alliance for Aging Research joined other organizations in this letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives regarding protections for patients with pre-existing conditions.
February 6, 2017

Comments Regarding Protections for Patients with Pre-Existing Conditions Sent to U.S. Senate Members

The Alliance for Aging Research joined other organizations in this letter to members of  the U.S. Senate regarding protections for patients with pre-existing conditions.
January 26, 2017

AIM Coalition’s Webinar on ICD-10 for Sarcopenia Now Available

The Aging in Motion (AIM) Coalition recently hosted a webinar about the ICD-10 code for sarcopenia, titled "An ICD-10 Code for Sarcopenia: Implications for Diagnosis and Clinical Practice." An archived video of the webinar is now available.