Category: Other Neurological Diseases

March 20, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Releases Survey Results Highlighting Public Interest in Detecting Alzheimer’s Disease Early and Participating in Clinical Trials

New Survey Finds That Although Understanding of Alzheimer’s Disease is Limited to Personal Experience, Respondents Were Interested in…
January 28, 2019

Chairman’s Blog: Trends in Aging

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. Health care in 2019 will no doubt be…
May 17, 2018

FDA Early Alzheimer’s Disease Comment Letter

In February 2018, the FDA issued early guidance on clinical trials for early Alzheimer’s disease. The document lays out the FDA’s…
September 20, 2016

4th World Parkinson Congress

More than 3,500 people from 65 countries will attend World Parkison Conference where they will learn about cutting edge science, clinical research and comprehensive care from some of the most renowned health professionals, researchers, and advocates who are living with Parkinson's. 
August 3, 2015

Two New Clinical Studies Request Volunteers

We are sharing the following information about two new clinical studies.
September 30, 2014

World Parkinson Coalition: Scientific Update

Join the WPC for an online webcast to hear about scientific advances since the WPC 2013. 
August 6, 2014

Condolences to Martha Stewart

We wanted to send our sincerest condolences to Martha Stewart and her family on the passing of her sister Laura Kostyra Plimpton. 
September 23, 2013

Paving a Path to Useful CER

My colleagues and I have written previously about the promise and potential of comparative effectiveness research (CER) and the work of the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), but also of the challenges in defining the objectives of this research.
September 4, 2013

Robert Fogel: The Passing of a Great Scholar

As summer drew to a close this year we learned with great sadness of the passing of Dr. Robert Fogel, a brilliant Nobel laureate who in recent years focused on the economics of aging. 
July 29, 2013

Putting the cart before the horse?

The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) held a roundtable today on “implementation and dissemination” of PCOR findings.