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  • 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

Jun 27, 2016
Dr. Manuel Eskildsen, geriatrician at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and associate clinical professor, authored June 10 a Santa Monica Mirror guest column about the emotional, physical and financial costs confronting family caregivers. The column also appeared June 11 on its sister publication, WestsideToday.com.
Jun 10, 2016
Healthnewsdigest.com reported June 7 on the Companion Care Program in Geriatrics at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. The program uses volunteer companions to make hospital stays less lonely for elderly patients. Dr. David Reuben, chief of the UCLA Division of Geriatrics, and volunteer Julia Torrano, were quoted.
May 24, 2016
Dr. Hong-Phuc Tran, geriatrician at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and assistant clinical professor, authored a May 13 Santa Monica Mirror column about finding relief from seasonal allergies.