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  • The 35th Annual UCLA Intensive Course in Geriatric Medicine + Pharmacy and Board Review will be held on September 12 - 15, 2018. Click to find out more >
  • The newsletter for the Generation eXchange (GenX) program has been published. You can download a copy of it here. Click to find out more >
  • Timeout: An innovative and unique intergenerational program at UCLA gives seniors an opportunity to mentor bright, enthusiastic college students while giving their caregivers a much needed break. Click to find out more >
  • Our dedicated doctors and nursing staff see patients Monday through Friday every week of the year. Click to find out more >
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Recent GeroNet Updates

Apr 20, 2018
An article that previously appeared in KHN.org on how our bodies age over the decades received additional coverage. Dr. Reuben, chief of geriatrics at UCLA Health, commented throughout the story, and research conducted by the David Geffen School of Medicine and the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center was cited. The article was published by Washington Post, California Healthline, Wisconsin Gazette, The Medical News. Columbia Basin Herald, Gilmore Mirror, and other local newspapers last week.
Apr 13, 2018
Dr. David Reuben, chief of geriatrics at UCLA Health, was one of three experts featured in a Kaiser Health News article on how our bodies age over the decades. Dr. Reuben commented throughout the story, and research conducted by the David Geffen School of Medicine and the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center was cited. The article appeared in Washington Post, California Healthline, Wisconsin Gazette, The Medical News. Columbia Basin Herald, Gilmore Mirror, Bonner County Daily Bee and the Daily Interlake.
Mar 19, 2018
Dr. David Reuben, chief of geriatrics at UCLA Health, commented in an Associated Press article on new research showing that over-the-counter drugs worked as well as prescription opioids in reducing chronic pain in people with backaches or arthritis. The article also appeared in the Rocky Mountain Telegram, The Greenville Sun, Scienmag.com, ScienceNewsline, CBS Detroit and several other publications.