Category: Other Policy Priorities (Page 3)

April 6, 2015

COPD Foundation Support Letter

The Alliance for Aging Research supported the COPD Foundation's application for the second phase of the COPD Patient-Powered Research Network (COPD PPRN).
March 27, 2015

FY16 AFib Appropriations Sign-On Letter

The Alliance for Aging Research signed onto a letter requesting the National Institute on Aging (NIA), National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), and other relevant NIH agencies, institutes, and offices provide technical assistance and otherwise support an effort to improve prevention of AFib-related stroke in older persons.
March 4, 2015

Alliance Offers Comment on FDA Testosterone Prescription Labeling Communication

We wanted to share our reaction to communication from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration regarding updates to the labeling of prescription testosterone products.
March 4, 2015

Medicare Part D Non-Interference Letter

The Alliance for Aging Research signed a letter expressing opposition to proposals that would allow the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to interfere in private prescription drug negotiations in the Medicare Part D program.
February 6, 2015

Con. Res. Supporting Quality of Life for Prostate Cancer Patients Support Letter

The Alliance for Aging Researched signed on to a Urology Policy Forum (UPF) letter expressing support for Con. Res., the Supporting Quality of Life for Prostate Cancer Patients. 
January 15, 2015

Alliance Takes Part in Hill Briefing on Medicare Advantage

Yesterday the Alliance had the privilege of participating in a Capitol Hill briefing hosted by the Coalition for Medicare Choices (CMC) on the value of Medicare Advantage.
January 14, 2015

The Medicare Advantage Experience: Perspectives from Providers and Beneficiaries

The Coalition for Medicare Choices (CMC) invites you to a briefing to hear from providers, health care stakeholders, and members of the coalition about why Medicare Advantage is such a critical choice for nearly 16 million Americans who rely on it.
September 17, 2013

One Year Later: FDASIA and its Impact for Diseases of Aging

Join us for One Year Later: FDASIA and its Impact for Diseases of Aging.
May 13, 2013

Tweets Do Tell: Alzhemier’s Not a High Priority for Research Funding

An article by Cynthia Bens, Alliance vice president of public policy
September 28, 2012

AHRQ Submitted Comments on Key Questions for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation–2012

September 28, 2012 Agency for Health Research and Quality Effective Health Care Program Scientific Resource Center, Oregon EPC…