Press Releases & Statements (Page 18)

January 11, 2008

Alliance Unveils Resource about Bone Disease

"Standing Strong" Toolkit Available to Community Groups
September 27, 2007

Alliance Offers Online Resources for Healthy Aging and Longevity

New and Improved Website Spans Personal Health to Policy Issues
September 25, 2007

Resource Highlights Age-Related Eye Disease and Value of Innovation

The Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the National Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (NAEVR), released a new volume of The Silver Book®: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation dedicated to age-related eye disease--The Silver Book®: Vision Loss.
September 19, 2007

Alliance Honors Senators T. Cochran, K. Conrad, FDA’s J. Woodcock

The Alliance for Aging Research, a non-profit organization that promotes scientific and medical research for healthier aging, honored Senator Thad Cochran (R-MS), Senator Kent Conrad (D-ND) and Dr. Janet Woodcock of the Food and Drug Administration with awards for advancing healthy aging through research.
August 8, 2007

Alliance for Aging Research Wins Two Mature Media Awards

The Alliance for Aging Research was a winner in the 16th annual National Mature Media Awards Program, receiving a silver award for the Alzheimer’s Disease: Helping Yourself Help a Loved One workshop kit and a merit award for the 2006 Annual Report.   
July 17, 2007

Alliance Commends Senate Committee for Increase in FDA Funding

The Alliance for Aging Research today commends the Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee for including a $186 million increase for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in its Fiscal Year 2008 appropriations bill.
April 2, 2007

National Campaign to Help Older Americans Manage Medicines

Consumer Health Education Center Launches National Campaign to Help Older Americans Manage Medicines
March 31, 2007

Alliance Launches Malnutrition Awareness Campaign

The Alliance for Aging Research Launches Campaign to Increase Awareness About Malnutrition in Older Adults
February 15, 2007

Congress Restores Funds for Geriatric Training

Alliance for Aging Research Commends Congress for Restoring Funding of Geriatric Training Programs
February 7, 2007

President’s Budget Lacks Funds to Stem ‘Silver Tsunami’

The Alliance for Aging Research today warned that the president’s proposed FY 2008 budget lacks sufficient funding to address the growing burden of age-related chronic diseases.