Press Releases & Statements connected to "Vision Loss"

October 13, 2016

Age-Related Macular Degeneration a Leading Cause of Blindness for Older Adults

Today, on World Sight Day, the Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance), in partnership with the BrightFocus Foundation, has launched an educational awareness campaign aimed at getting older adults and their caregivers to “Take a Closer Look at AMD.”
May 18, 2016

Diabetic Retinopathy a Major Threat to Global Health

Today the Alliance for Aging Research released The Silver Book®: Diabetic Retinopathy, a factsheet that gives an overview of the threat the eye disease presents to global health.
May 18, 2016

Press Kit for The Silver Book®: Diabetic Retinopathy

Welcome to the press kit about The Silver Book®: Diabetic Retinopathy.
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.
October 17, 2011

Experts in Eye Care and Aging Call for Renewed Efforts in Glaucoma

Experts in Eye Care and Aging Call for Renewed Efforts in Glaucoma Detection and Management among Americans
August 29, 2011

Alliance Partners with AEVR on Briefing to Discuss Lifestyle and AMD

This briefing was held during International AMD Awareness Week 2011 and co-sponsored by the Alliance for Aging Research, the AMD Alliance International (AMDAI), Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO).
September 25, 2007

Resource Highlights Age-Related Eye Disease and Value of Innovation

The Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the National Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (NAEVR), released a new volume of The Silver Book®: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation dedicated to age-related eye disease--The Silver Book®: Vision Loss.
July 7, 2004

Alliance Launches Age-Related Macular Degeneration Campaign

The Alliance for Aging Research, a not-for-profit organization, has launched a new campaign on a leading cause of vision loss in people over 60, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD).