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  • The 34th Annual UCLA Intensive Course in Geriatric Medicine + Pharmacy and Board Review will be held on September 13-16, 2017. 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

Oct 13, 2017
Dr. Zaldy Tan, medical director of the UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program, commented in a Your Care Everywhere article offering six tips on caring for someone with dementia.
Sep 18, 2017
Dr. Zaldy Tan was quoted in an NBCNews.com article about a woman who started a project through which adult children who are caring for their parents can share stories and reduce isolation. Tan is medical director of the UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program and assistant dean for curricular affairs at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
Sep 08, 2017
Reader's Digest highlighted UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica’s, Care Companion program as part of an article on volunteer programs that make a difference. The hospital’s program pairs lonely geriatric patients with volunteers who visit and engage them.