Updates (Page 2)

April 22, 2020

Alliance Submits Comments to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Regarding Care Interventions for People With Dementia

The Alliance submitted comments to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) concerning its Draft Comparative Effectiveness Review, “Care…
April 14, 2020

Advocacy Groups Call on HHS Office of Civil Rights to Issue Guidance on Fair Medical Resource Allocation During COVID-19

On April 13, 2020, 46 aging advocacy, patient, family caregiver, and other organizations sent a letter to the Honorable Alex…
April 9, 2020

A Message from Alliance President and CEO Sue Peschin

Alliance for Aging Research President and CEO Sue Peschin, MHS Dear All, I hope you and yours are safe and…
April 9, 2020

Chairman’s Blog: Protecting Older Adults from COVID-19

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. As I write this, the Coronavirus, or COVID-19,…
April 8, 2020

New Fact Sheet on Staying Safe at Home During the Coronavirus Crisis

The Alliance for Aging Research, the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging and the U.S. Administration…
March 30, 2020

Blog: Patty Peterson Reflects On Her Patient Advocacy Journey

Patty Peterson Patty Peterson, a participant of the Alliance’s Talk NERDY To Me program, reflects on what she learned…
March 20, 2020

Blog: Women and Heart Disease – Taking Charge of CAD and PAD

Amy Friedrich-Karnik, Vice President of Advocacy and Communications, WomenHeart On the heels of American Heart Month, Amy Friedrich-Karnik, Vice President…
March 17, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Suggests Improvements to ClinicalTrials.gov

The National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world’s largest biomedical library and part of the National Institutes of Health, solicited…
March 16, 2020

Alliance for Aging Research Responds to Senate Finance Subcommittee on Health Care RFI on Alzheimer’s Disease

The Senate Finance Subcommittee on Health Care held a hearing in November 2019 on the barriers to the diagnosis,…
March 12, 2020

Common Questions and Answers About COVID-19 For Older Adults and People With Chronic Health Conditions

Click here to download this information in PDF format. Note: This resource, developed jointly by National Foundation for…