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  • The 2016 Research Conference on Aging will demonstrate UCLA’s diverse research efforts to enhance and extend productive and healthy life for older adults. Research topics ranging from basic biology to public policy will be presented. 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 >
  • Visit the GeroGiving page to find out how to get involved in the Division's work! Click to find out more >
  • UCLA Health System Geriatric Medicine now offers an innovative, managed care program for patients and families affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementias. Click to find out more >
  • The 33rd Annual UCLA Intensive Course in Geriatric Medicine + Pharmacy and Board Review is returning to the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles, California September 7-10, 2016. Click to find out more >

Recent GeroNet Updates

May 16, 2016
Congratulations to our geriatrics team award winners! These team members were chosen from among our outstanding staff as the most exemplary this past year!
Apr 29, 2016
Dr. Zaldy Tan, medical director of the UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care program and associate professor of medicine in the division of geriatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, was featured April 25 in a KPCC 89.3FM “AirTalk with Larry Mantle” report about Greg O’Brien, a writer and investigative reporter who is documenting his experiences with Alzheimer’s in books and articles. He was also quoted April 19 in an Xconomy article about how potential new Alzheimer’s drugs might affect health systems.
Apr 22, 2016
The Santa Monica Mirror published April 15 a guest column by Dr. Maija Sanna, geriatrician at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and assistant clinical professor, about fatigue caused by sleep apnea.