Press Releases & Statements

September 21, 2020

National Groups Call on U.S. Federal Health Agency Leaders to Stand Strong for Science Over Politics in the Fight Against COVID-19

The Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) and 78 other national organizations representing patients, healthcare providers, and multi-stakeholder coalitions…
August 28, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Submits Comments to CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Regarding Vaccine Use in Older Adults

On Thursday, August 27, 2020, the Alliance for Aging Research submitted comments to the Centers for Disease Control and…
August 21, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Submits Comments on Reauthorization of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act

      On Friday, August 21, the Alliance for Aging Research submitted feedback to the U.S. Food and…
August 18, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Announces 2020 Heroes in Health Honorees

The Alliance for Aging Research is thrilled to announce the 2020 Heroes in Health honorees! We are pleased to consider…
August 5, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Releases National PSA Calling on Americans to Wear Masks to Stop the Spread of the Deadly Coronavirus

The national effort to get the COVID-19 health crisis under control is largely dependent on everyone wearing masks. To elevate…
July 30, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Comments on National Coverage Determination for Mitral Valve Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair (TEER)

On July 30, 2020, the Alliance for Aging Research spearheaded a group of heart valve disease patients, family caregivers, aging…
July 24, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Statement Opposing President Trump’s Executive Order on the International Pricing Index

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement: Today the President signed an Executive…
July 20, 2020

Patient Advocacy Groups Call for Bipartisan Action to Alleviate Older Americans’ Undue Medicare Part D Cost Burden

Before the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, many older Americans and people with chronic diseases were foregoing their prescribed medications…
July 1, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Statement on CMS’ Draft National Coverage Determination for Medicare Coverage of TMVR/TEER

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2020 – Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement on…
June 24, 2020

Michael Ward Joins Alliance for Aging Research as Director of Public Policy

Michael Ward, MS WASHINGTON, June 24, 2020– Today the Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) is pleased to announce that respected health…