Press Releases & Statements

December 5, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Statement on Changes to the USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

WASHINGTON, December 5, 2019 – Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement: On behalf…
November 19, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Supports the Nomination of Dr. Stephen Hahn for FDA Commissioner

On November 18, Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Sue Peschin, MHS, sent a letter to the Senate on…
October 30, 2019

Patient Advocacy Groups Urge Speaker Pelosi to Include Smoothing in H.R. 3

On October 29, 2019, the Alliance for Aging Research, along with 13 other nonprofit patient advocacy organizations, sent a letter…
October 3, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Applauds Administration’s Efforts to Encourage Innovation for Medicare Beneficiaries

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement on today’s White House Executive Order:…
September 25, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Applauds the Federal Trade Commission’s Action to Protect Older Adults from Dangerous, Deceptive Medical Lawsuit Ads

Washington, September 25, 2019 – Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement: The…
September 13, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Comments on National Coverage Determination for Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR)

On September 13, 2019, the Alliance for Aging Research spearheaded a group of heart valve disease patients, family caregivers, aging…
July 25, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Statement on the Prescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement on the proposed Prescription Drug Pricing…
July 25, 2019

Out-Of-Pocket Stakeholder Consensus Letter

On July 16, the Alliance for Aging Research convened a stakeholder roundtable to discuss the challenges that Part D beneficiaries…
July 16, 2019

New Survey Shows Older Adults Are Willing to Pay More in Monthly Medicare Premiums to Ensure a Cap on Out-Of-Pocket Prescription Drug Costs

Today, the Alliance for Aging Research announced the results of a survey that found over half of older adults…
June 25, 2019

Alliance for Aging Research Study Finds that Alzheimer’s Disease Is Not Bankrupting Medicare, But It Is Taking a Huge Toll on State Medicaid Programs and Family Caregivers

Today, the Alliance for Aging Research (the “Alliance”) announced the results of a Medicare claims study which found that…