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January 12, 2017

Webinar on an ICD-10 Code for Sarcopenia/January 24

In 2016, the Aging in Motion Coalition’s (AIM) proposal to establish an ICD-10-CM code for sarcopenia was accepted by the Centers for the Disease Control and Prevention. To provide additional insight into the process and its importance, AIM will be hosting a one-hour webinar on January 24, 2017.
January 9, 2017

Infographic Highlights Severity of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects as many as 11 million older Americans. To illustrate the severity of the disease, we have created an infographic.
January 6, 2017

Op-Ed Notes Risk of AFib-Related Strokes Among African-Americans

Alliance President and CEO Sue Peschin penned an op-ed with the Association of Black Cardiologist's Cassandra A. McCullough on the importance of stroke prevention among African-Americans.
January 3, 2017

Alliance Issues Statement on the Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2017

The Alliance has issued the following statement from President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, regarding the introduction of the Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2017
January 3, 2017

Wall Street Journal Features Ad Celebrating a Year Without a Stroke

We are very excited to have an ad in today’s DC-area Wall Street Journal, where we can help spread the word about our Celebrating A Year Without A Stroke campaign!
December 22, 2016

Ad in Wall Street Journal Celebrates a Year without a Stroke

As we kick off 2017, the Alliance is encouraging everyone to join us in celebrating a year without a stroke by featuring an ad in The Wall Street Journal.
December 21, 2016

The Alliance’s Top 10 Blog Posts of 2016

We're highlighting some of our best blog posts from 2016! Check out our top 10 countdown!
December 20, 2016

Support the Alliance This Holiday Season

2016 was a big year for the Alliance. As we reflect on this year's accomplishments, it's important that we continue our work to advance aging research. We invite you to join us in our efforts!
December 16, 2016

Alliance Urges President-Elect Trump to Retain Dr. Francis Collins as NIH Director

The Alliance for Aging Research authored a letter that was signed by 79 other patient and research nonprofit organizations, individual researchers, and companies urging President-elect Donald Trump to retain Dr. Francis Collins as the Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in his administration. 
December 15, 2016

AIM Coalition Held Second Annual Meeting

On December 2, the Aging in Motion (AIM) Coalition hosted its second annual meeting in Bethesda, Md., to discuss developments and advances in clinical research and treatment of sarcopenia.