Events (Page 7)

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?
October 16, 2014

Atrial Fibrillation Task Force Symposium

The Alliance for Aging Research is convening a one-day meeting in Washington, D.C. on behalf of the AFib Optimal Treatment Task Force for key stakeholders from government, academia, provider, stroke and heart, caregiver and patient advocacy organizations.
October 10, 2014

WomenHeart Science and Leadership Symposium

Join WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease for its renowned fall 2014 Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic. This three-day Symposium trains women to run a community-based WomenHeart Support Network (patient support group).
October 1, 2014

Annual Board of Directors Meeting

Annual meeting of the Board of Directors of the Alliance for Aging Research.
September 30, 2014

World Parkinson Coalition: Scientific Update

Join the WPC for an online webcast to hear about scientific advances since the WPC 2013. 
September 30, 2014

Roundtable Discussion with the FDA and CMS

Convened by the Alliance for Aging Research, this expert roundtable provided an opportunity for leaders from FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) and Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) and CMS’ Center for Clinical Standards and Quality to discuss their respective roles in the path from approval to national coverage of medical products.
September 30, 2014

2014 Annual Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner

The Alliance for Aging Research held the 21st Annual Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at the Willard InterContinental Hotel.
September 23, 2014

Practical Applications of Aging Research for Drug Discovery

The event will showcase the research projects in aging research to the leaders of the pharmaceutical industry. The symposium will comprise into the three sessions relevant to the drug discovery companies.