Archived Press Releases
Archived Press Releases

2016 Press Releases:

Doctors S. Jay Olshansky and Luigi Fontana Honored for Their Outstanding Contributions to Aging Research

Leaders across the financial, public, and research sectors honored at AFAR 35th Anniversary Celebration

University of Texas Health Science Center's Bess Frost, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR 2016 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer's Disease

UCSD's Brian Zid, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

University of Southern California's Changhan Lee, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

Harvard Medical School's Eric Greer, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

Albany Medical College's Gabrielle Fredman, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

UCSF's Guo Huang, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

Iowa State University's Hua Bai, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

Buck Institute's Jennifer Garrison, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

Keck School of Medicine's Joseph Rodgers, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

University of Michigan's Scott Leister, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR Grant for Junior Faculty to Advance Research in the Biology of Aging and Age-Related Diseases

UCSF's Yin Shen, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR 2016 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer's Disease

Technion's Yonatan Savir, PhD, Receives $100,000 AFAR 2016 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer's Disease

 

2015 Press Releases:

AFAR Grants Nearly $3,400,000 to Biomedical Research on Aging

The American Federation for Aging Research Announces 2015 Scientific Awards

AFAR celebrates leaders in Alzheimer's research at awards luncheon and scientific panel, The Future of Alzheimer's Disease, on October 27 at the Harvard Club, Boston

Leaders of Aging Organizations (LAO) and the FrameWorks Institute release "Gauging Aging" Report

World Renowned Data Journalist David McCandless to present on infographics and aging research in exclusive appearance at Pratt Institute on April 7

 

Deeper AFAR Press Release Archives:

American Federation for Aging Research Announces 2014 Scientific Awards

American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) Leaders Discuss New Google Aging Initiative

McAdams DeMarco Awarded $100,000 As First Arthritis-Aging Collaborative Researcher

Generous Gift from the Irene Diamond Fund to AFAR Will Help Meet Urgent Need for Aging Researchers

Arthritis National Research Foundation and American Federation for Aging Research Collaborate to Support Research on Arthritis and Aging

$9 Million+ in Grants from the John A. Hartford Foundation Will Help Meet Urgent Need for Geriatricians

Caroline S. Blaum, MD, MS, Appointed AFAR Deputy Medical Officer

$5 Million Gift Will Contribute to Important Insights into Aging

AFAR’s MSTAR Program, an Exceptional Public-Private Partnership, Addresses Shortage of Geriatric Medicine Physicians

AFAR Announces Collaborative Research Awards Program in Alzheimer’s Disease

AFAR Joins NIA in National Go4Life Campaign

AFAR's 30th Anniversary Dinner Honors Leaders in Aging Research

AFAR Announces the 2011 Hartford Scholars in Geriatric Medicine

AFAR Holds Press Conference on Urgent Need for Increased Funding for Research on Alzheimer's Disease

AFAR Stresses Importance of Funding from Public and Private Sectors

AFAR Receives Funding for 2010 Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) Program

AFAR Sponsors Scientific Conference Focusing on a Healthier Longer Lifespan

A Call to Action: Continuing the Legacy of Robert N. Butler, MD

$900,000 Awarded to Irish Scientists Studying the Role of Aging Processes on Nerve Function and Inflammatory Disease

MetLife Foundation Awards $200,000 Grant to Provide Geriatric Training to Medical Students

Annual Dinner Brings Together Corporate Leaders, Philanthropic Visionaries and CT Scans of Potato Chips

AFAR Honors Leaders of Today and Tomorrow for Aging Research

Media Advisory--AFAR to Host Conference on the Aging Heart

Five Researchers Receive Gilbert Awards to Investigate Biological, Genetic, and Environmental Causes of AD

The Ellison Medical Foundation Awards More than $1 Million to Mid-Career Scientists Studying Biology of Aging Processes

BIG Awards 2009: Two Researchers Selected for $200,000 Prize

Eight Scientists Named 2009 Beeson Scholars

AFAR 2008 Annual Report

Watch 2000 Beeson Scholar Scott Small, MD, discuss the past, present, and future of Alzheimer's disease research

AFAR grantees David Sinclair and Lara Terry discuss the factors that affect longevity at AFAR's media briefing, Time on Our Side: Is Living to 100 Within Our Grasp?

Remembering Mark Beers, MD

AFAR Winter 2009 Newsletter

Proceedings from Cancer and Aging: Two Sides of the Same Coin?

Corporate Leaders Honored for their Contributions to Research on Aging and Diseases of Aging

Media Advisory for Cancer and Aging: Two Sides of the Same Coin?

AFAR Summer 2008 Newsletter: The Special Grants Issue

2008 BIG Research Awardees Announced



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