Press Releases

August 20, 2018

Alliance Submits Comments on Drug Pricing Blueprint

The Alliance for Aging Research submitted comments in response to the Trump administration’s Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket…
August 2, 2018

Lauren Smith Dyer Joins Alliance for Aging Research as Vice President of Communications

Today the Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) is pleased to announce that award-winning public affairs executive Lauren Smith Dyer, MBA,…
July 24, 2018

Nation’s Top Heart Disease Patient Advocates Create Task Force Aimed at Improving Access, Research, and Awareness on Heart Valve Disease Detection and Treatment

The nation’s leading heart disease patient advocates announced today the launch of the Heart Valve Disease Policy Task Force,…
June 25, 2018

Nation’s Healthy Aging Experts Offer Solutions to Address Suicide and Rapidly Rising Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders in Older Americans

A newly published paper titled “Promoting Wellness in Older Adults with Mental Illnesses and Substance Use Disorders: Call to…
June 18, 2018

Alliance for Aging Research Statement in Support of Increased Funding for Biomedical Research

In anticipation of the House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee mark up of…
May 18, 2018

Alliance for Aging Research Thanks SAMHSA and ACL for Establishing Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, released the following statement to acknowledge the efforts of the…
March 20, 2018

Alliance Releases Statement on The Right to Try Act of 2018

Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) President and CEO Sue Peschin, MHS, issued the following statement in anticipation of the second…
February 22, 2018

A Congressional Call to Action to Support National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day

Today is National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day! Organizations, advocates, health care professionals, patients, and families affected by heart valve disease…
February 20, 2018

‘Listen to Your Heart’ during National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day, February 22

Washington, D.C., February 20, 2018 – National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day will be celebrated on February 22, 2018, as organizations,…
February 1, 2018

Updated Statistics Show Heart Valve Disease Affects Up to 11 Million Americans, Costs at Least $23.4 Billion Annually

Washington, D.C., February 1, 2018 – Today the Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) released The Silver Book®: Valve Disease volume and…