Updates (Page 11)

April 3, 2017

Alliance’s Bens Will Testify on MDUFA and PDUFA Reauthorization

On April 4, the Alliance for Aging Research’s Vice President of Public Policy Cynthia Bens will testify before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions about the reauthorization of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act and the Medical Device User Fee Act. You can watch the hearing here.
March 27, 2017

Join FDA’s PFDD Meeting on Sarcopenia, April 6

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is seeking people with sarcopenia to share their comments at a public meeting on Patient-Focused Drug Development (PFDD) for Sarcopenia on April 6, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. EST.   
March 24, 2017

ACT-AD Coalition’s Webinar on Symptomatic Relief for Alzheimer’s Available Now

On March 15, the Accelerate Cure/Treatments for Alzheimer's Disease (ACT-AD) Coalition hosted a webinar on symptomatic relief for Alzheimer's disease. An archived video of the webinar is now available. 
March 20, 2017

Learn About Safe OTC Usage During National Poison Prevention Week

It's National Poison Prevention Week! Learn how you can safely use over-the-counter pain medications.
March 17, 2017

A Q & A with Dr. Clifford Rosen on Osteoporosis, Aging, and His Love of Running

Clifford J. Rosen, M.D., is senior scientist and director, Center for Clinical & Translational Research, at the…
March 17, 2017

10 Things to Know About VTE

It's Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness Month! Here are ten things you should know about venous thromboembolism.
March 15, 2017

Protect Your Eyesight During Save Your Vision Month

It's Save Your Vision Month! Check out some of the Alliance's resources that promote the importance of eye health.
March 6, 2017

Webinar on Symptomatic Relief for Alzheimer’s/March 15

On Wednesday, March 15, at 12 p.m. EST, the Accelerate Cure/Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease (ACT-AD) Coalition will hold a one-hour webinar on symptomatic relief for Alzheimer’s disease, featuring expert presentations.
March 2, 2017

March Is Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month!

March is Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month! Learn how we're raising awareness of the condition
February 28, 2017

National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Featured on Voice of America

Alliance President and CEO Sue Peschin was featured on Voice of America to talk about the importance of National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day. Voice of America also featured AHA Ambassadors and a thoracic surgeon to underscore the importance of raising awareness.