Press Releases & Statements (Page 19)

March 11, 2005

Alliance Website Receives Two Awards

The Alliance for Aging Research is the honorable recipient of two merit awards for its website from the 2004 World Wide Web Health Awards Program.   
March 1, 2005

Survey Shows Women Fear Losing Independence from Osteoporosis

A national survey highlights the importance of doctors understanding their patients’ fears about osteoporosis and how those fears can motivate them to take their medication.
December 16, 2004

Health Leaders Gather To Honor Legendary Aging Research Advocate

The Alliance for Aging Research and the National Institute on Aging (NIA) yesterday honored Florence Stephenson Mahoney (1899-2002), one of the nation’s foremost advocates for health research and a pioneer in the development of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), by dedicating a large open-air courtyard of the Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center in her name.
September 21, 2004

Hutchinson, Baucus, and McClellan to Receive Awards

U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson (R-TX), Senator Max Baucus (D-MT), and Medicare Administrator, Dr. Mark McClellan were saluted  for their support of medical research towards healthier aging at the Eleventh Annual Alliance for Aging Research Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner.
July 7, 2004

Alliance Launches Age-Related Macular Degeneration Campaign

The Alliance for Aging Research, a not-for-profit organization, has launched a new campaign on a leading cause of vision loss in people over 60, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD).
May 5, 2004

Americans Not Making Stroke – Irregular Heartbeat Connection

A new survey released today by the not-for-profit Alliance for Aging Research found that most Americans are unaware of one of the strongest risk factors for stroke.
December 9, 2003

Daniel Perry Named President of CAMR

Daniel Perry, executive director of the Alliance for Aging Research, has been named president of the Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research (CAMR).
October 2, 2003

Alliance Commends NIH for New Medical Research Plan

Alliance for Aging Research praises the new National Institutes of Health plan that seeks to foster a scientific structure conducive to accelerating the rate of medical discoveries.
August 25, 2003

New Survey Shows Lack of Action on Skin Damage

New Survey Shows That Women Know the Cause of Age Spots, But Don't Choose to Protect Themselves
July 24, 2003

Alliance Website and Webzine Receive Awards

The Alliance for Aging Research Website and Webzine Receive Awards and High Praise for Quality Health Content