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June 22, 2015

Turning Discovery Into Health: Learn About the Latest at the National Institute on Aging

Join us and learn about the NIA’s current funding situation and how increased investment in preventing, treating or curing diseases of aging is one of the most effective strategies in reducing national spending on healthcare.
June 15, 2015

2015 BIO International Convention

In 2015 the BIO International Convention is headed to the heart of the U.S. biopharma industry. Join the Alliance's Vice President of Public Policy, Cynthia Bens, as she presents two sessions during this exciting conference.
May 21, 2015

The Silver Book®: Cancer Briefing and Luncheon

On May 21st, join the Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the Personalized Medicine Coalition and American Association for Cancer Research, as we discuss the latest volume and policy factsheet from the Alliance's Silver Book®: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation series, which shines the spotlight on the human and economic burden of cancer.
April 29, 2015

Sixth Annual Patient-Reported Outcome Consortium Workshop

On April 29-30, 2015 the Sixth Annual Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) Consortium Workshop was held in Silver Spring, Maryland.
March 19, 2015

NCPIE Stakeholders’ Forum ‘Seeking Solutions: Advancing Our Understanding of the Safe Use of Acetaminophen

Cynthia Bens, the Vice President of Public Policy at the Alliance for Aging Research, presented a talk about Public Attitudes on Regulatory Changes Affecting Pain Management at the NCPIE Stakeholder Forum on March 19, 2015.
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.
November 19, 2014

PIPC’s 5th Annual Forum: Building a Patient-Centered Health System

The Partnership to Improve Patient Care (PIPC) held its fifth annual forum, entitled “Building a Patient-Centered Health System,” on November 19, 2014.
November 6, 2014

Clinical Meaningfulness in Drug Development for Early Alzheimer’s Disease

This meeting will explore challenges related to the current means of measuring clinical meaningfulness at earlier stages of Alzheimer’s disease, including mild Alzheimer’s dementia.
November 4, 2014

Webcast: Promoting Safe Medication Use and Storage with the Alliance for Aging Research and UpAndAway

This webcast will focus on medicine storage education specifically for seniors and the communities who serve them. The webcast aims to inform and engage collaborators and stakeholders in the senior health/aging space around the issue of safe medicine storage and disposal, both to keep young grandchildren safe from accidental medicine poisoning and abuse, and to protect curious teens from accessible medicines that can be abused. Tips for medicine adherence will also be addressed.
October 22, 2014

The New Age of Aging: Are Longer Lives a Good Thing?

In a discussion moderated by documentary filmmaker Perri Peltz, Mailman School of Public Health Dean Linda P. Fried, and Alliance for Aging Research Founder Dan Perry will share perspectives on the new frontier of an aging population. Together, they will dive into research on the effects of aging on societies, how aging is perceived today, and the future of aging. What will today’s younger people experience when they are old?