Category: Silver Book (Page 5)

February 20, 2013

The Silver Book: Persistent Pain Hill Briefing

Join the Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the American Osteopathic Association, American Chronic Pain Association, and the U.S. Pain Foundation, as they discuss the latest volume of the Alliance's Silver Book®, which shines the spotlight on the human and economic burden of persistent pain and explores the value of innovation in reducing these burdens.
February 1, 2013

The Silver Book: Persistent Pain

Around 100 million Americans live with persistent pain–more than are affected by diabetes, cancer, and heart disease combined. This latest…
February 1, 2013

The Silver Book: Atrial Fibrillation Fact Sheet

Atrial fibrillation impacts between 2.7 and 6.1 million adults and can lead to stroke, heart failure, dementia, disability, and death.
April 1, 2012

The Silver Book: Vision Loss Volume II

More than 38 million Americans age 40 and older are blind, visually impaired, or have an age-related eye disease, and…
March 12, 2012

Release of The Silver Book: Vision Loss Volume II

Last Wednesday the Alliance for Aging Research released the 7th volume of The Silver Book series. This latest volume focuses on vision loss and was released in partnership with the Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (AEVR) during their Decade of Vision: 2010-2020. 
March 9, 2012

Alliance Releases Updated Silver Book on Vision Loss

On March 7, the Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (AEVR) joined with the Alliance for Aging Research (AAR) and the glaucoma community in releasing The Silver Book®: Vision Loss Volume II.
April 25, 2011

MetLife Foundation Silver Scholar Award Recepients Announced

Economists Receive $75,000 for Work in Aging, Health Care, and Economics
March 23, 2011

The Silver Book: Thrombosis Briefing

Join the Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association and StopAfib.org, as they discuss the latest volume of the Alliance's Silver Book, which shines the spotlight on the human and economic burden of these and other types of thrombosis, and explores the value of innovation in reducing these burdens.
March 23, 2011

Growing Burden of Thrombosis Calls for Medical Innovation

New Silver Book® Highlights Need for More Medical Research and Task Force
May 12, 2010

The Silver Book: Diabetes Briefing

The Alliance for Aging Research launched the latest volume of The Silver Book: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation, an almanac of 1,000s of facts and statistics on the burden of chronic disease, and the value of medical innovation in reducing that burden. Speakers discussed the burden of diabetes in the U.S., as well as the current landscape of diabetes research.