Press Releases & Statements (Page 11)

August 2, 2013

“Pocket Film” Aims to Save Lives of Older Americans through Early Recognition of Sepsis

Alliance for Aging Research releases short film that teaches the signs of sepsis and the importance of acting quickly to save patients and loved ones from this deadly disease.
July 31, 2013

Immunization Awareness Month and Seniors

Alliance for Aging Research: August is National Immunization Awareness Month, And Seniors Urgently Need Vaccination Information
July 22, 2013

Healthcare-Associated Infections,and Resistance to the Drugs that Treat Them, Are a Growing Threat to Seniors

The Alliance for Aging Research released a new fact sheet in its Silver Book®: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation series. 
July 3, 2013

Alliance Announces Partnership with American Aging Association

The Alliance for Aging Research and the American Aging Association today announced a strategic alliance to share resources drawing greater attention to promising research to slow, prevent and cure the diseases of aging.
June 26, 2013

New Silver Book Website: Now Easier to Access the Latest Facts on Chronic Disease

The Alliance for Aging Research is excited to announce the launch of the newly re-designed www.silverbook.org.
May 13, 2013

Tweets Do Tell: Alzhemier’s Not a High Priority for Research Funding

An article by Cynthia Bens, Alliance vice president of public policy
April 16, 2013

Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors Names Susan Peschin as Chief Executive Officer

Susan Peschin brings a wealth of experience and knowledge after serving 20 years in health policy and government relations management, most recently as the Alliance’s COO. 
February 20, 2013

Growing Burden of Persistent Pain Calls for More Medical Innovation

Today, the Alliance for Aging Research released a new volume of The Silver Book®: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation on persistent pain.
February 7, 2013

Statement on FDA Draft Guidance for Alzheimer’s Drug Development

Accelerate Cure/Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease (ACT-AD) coalition released a statement in response to guidance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the development of drugs for Alzheimer’s Disease.
December 12, 2012

Teleconference explains ways to reduce Medicare costs

The most effective way to slow Medicare spending is to reduce the cases of preventable chronic conditions and incorporate evidence-based care coordination into the traditional Medicare program.