Category: Drug Safety (Page 2)

September 23, 2016

#OurBestShot Twitter Chat Archive Available

On September 22, the Alliance for Aging Research and the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) hosted a Twitter Chat on the importance of vaccines for older adults. 
August 15, 2016

Comments on CMS-3295-P by the Alliance

The Alliance for Aging Research submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on its proposal rule: CMS-3295-P, Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Hospital and Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Changes to Promote Innovation, Flexibility, and Improvement in Patient Care.
June 21, 2016

A Guide to Simple and Safe Disposal of Medications

Here's a guide on how to simply and safely dispose of medications.
June 15, 2016

Alliance Offers Comments on FDA OTC Monograph User Fees

Last Friday, on June 10, Vice President of Public Policy Cynthia Bens presented comments on behalf of the Alliance at a U.S. Food and Drug Administration public meeting focused on OTC monograph user fees. 
June 10, 2016

OTC Monograph User Fee Public Meeting Remarks

These are remarks made by Alliance Vice President of Public Policy Cynthia Bens at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's public meeting on OTC Monograph User Fees on June 10, 2016.
April 29, 2016

April 30 Is National Prescription Take Back Day

Tomorrow, April 30, is National Prescription Take Back Day. If you have unwanted medications, you won't want to miss this opportunity to safely dispose of them.
March 25, 2016

HROTW: Resources for National Poison Prevention Week

For our Health Resource of the Week, a round up of important poisoning prevention resources.
March 23, 2016

Alliance Puts Focus on Medication Safety during National Poison Prevention Week

During National Poison Prevention Week, the Alliance offers resources galore to educate and motivate you to practice medication safety.
March 23, 2016

Medication Safety 101: Usage, Storage, and Disposal Twitter Chat

The Alliance for Aging Research, In partnership with the Acetaminophen Awareness Coalition, the American Association of Poison Control Centers, CHPA Educational Foundation, and the National Council on Patient Information & Education:, will host a Twitter chat on March 23 aimed at educating participants on how to safely choose, take, and store OTC medications; and safely dispose of all unwanted medications.
March 22, 2016

Our #SafeMedsChat Is Tomorrow!

The Alliance's #SafeMedsChat on Twitter is tomorrow at 1 p.m. ET. Find out how you can be a part!