Susan Peschin, MHS
PRESIDENT AND CEO, ALLIANCE FOR AGING RESEARCH
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Susan Peschin, MHS, is president and CEO of the Alliance for Aging Research (AAR). Founded in 1986, the Alliance is the nation’s leading nonprofit organization dedicated to furthering medical research to improve aging and health. Since 2012, Ms. Peschin has continued to build on the Alliance’s reputation as a forward-thinking public policy and health education organization and has led efforts to boost older adult immunization rates, increase NIH Alzheimer’s disease and aging research funding, raise awareness of geriatric cardiac issues, develop a senior patient and family caregiver research engagement network, and co-organize a first-ever NIH geroscience summit. Ms. Peschin participates in major industry and policy symposiums around the country each year and has published opinion pieces in news outlets nationwide.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (EDT)
Thursday, October 29