Category: Silver Book (Page 6)

May 12, 2010

Alliance Releases The Silver Book®: Diabetes

New Resource Highlights the Growing Burden of Diabetes and Value of Medical Innovation
May 1, 2010

Human Burden of Diabetes and the Importance of Research

At the launch of The Silver Book:  Diabetes, Dr. K.M. Venkat Narayan from Emory University in Atlanta presented on the human…
May 1, 2010

The Severe Burden of Diabetes on America’s Seniors

At the launch of The Silver Book: Diabetes, Dr. William Rowley from The Institute for Alternative Futures presented on the economic…
March 1, 2010

The Silver Book: Diabetes

The first volume of The Silver Book was launched in 2006 and has quickly become a trusted resource for health policy practitioners. The…
November 3, 2009

The Silver Book: Neurological Disease Briefing

In partnership with the Alzheimer's Association and Parkinson's Action Network, the Alliance for Aging Research will launch 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 will discuss the burden of neurological disease in the U.S., as well as the current landscape of neurological disease research.
November 3, 2009

The Silver Book: Neurological Diseases

As many as 5.1 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease–the 6th leading cause of death, and as many as…
November 1, 2009

Alliance Releases Latest Volume of The Silver Book®

Alliance Releases Latest Volume of The Silver Book Highlighting the Growing Burden of Neurological Disease and the Value of Medical Innovation
November 17, 2008

Nissan’s Design Strategy Emphasizes an Aging Population

Automaker Nissan has created a suit that simulates the affects of aging. This suit, worn by auto designers, mimics a bulging stomach, slow reflexes, physical weakness, and even vision problems. The designers’ goal is to make vehicles that are very friendly and drivable for an ever growing aging population thanks to the baby boom generation.
August 4, 2008

New Resource Focuses on the Growing Burden of Osteoporosis

The Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF), released a new volume of The Silver Book®: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation.
July 31, 2008

The Silver Book: Osteoporosis Briefing

In partnership with the National Osteoporosis Foundation, the Alliance for Aging Research will launch 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 will discuss the burden of osteoporosis in the U.S., as well as the current landscape of osteoporosis research.