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David B. Reuben, MD

David B. Reuben, MD

[CONTACT INFORMATION]
Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2339
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1687
Phone: (310) 825-8253
Fax: (310) 794-2199
E-mail:dreuben@mednet.ucla.edu

[AFFILIATION]
Director, Multicampus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
Chief, Division of Geriatrics
Archstone Professor of Medicine

[EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS]
Certifications:
Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1988
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1980

Fellowship: Geriatric Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 1987 – 1988
Residency: Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 1978 – 1980
Internship: Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 1977 – 1978
Medical Degree: MD, Emory University School of Medicine, 1977

[AWARDS & RECOGNITION]
American Board of Internal Medicine: Chair-elect, Board of Directors, 2009 – Present
Joseph T. Freeman Award by the Gerontological Society of America, 2008
John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award for Research — Joint Commission and National Quality Forum (NQF), for Assessing Care of the Vulnerable Elderly (ACOVE), 2008
American Geriatrics Society: President, 2005-2006; Chair, Board of Directors, 2006 – 2007
Dennis H. Jahnigen Memorial Award for outstanding contributions to education in the field of geriatrics, 2000

[RESEARCH INTERESTS]
Functional assessment
Health services delivery to older persons
Predictors of survival and functional impairment

Technical Research Interest:
Health services research, including interventional and behavioral research
Measurement of functional status

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[PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR NIH GRANTS]
Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Program

UCLA Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC)

UCLA Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC)

[CO-INVESTIGATOR NIH GRANTS]
NIH/AHRQ — Prioritizing Care of Complex Elders Using Survival and Functional Status Outcomes, September 1, 2008 - August 31, 2010, Co-Investigator. (1 R21 HS017621; PI: Min)

[OTHER GRANTS]
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation — Donald W. Reynolds Consortium to Strengthen Faculty Expertise in Geriatrics in U.S. Academic Health Centers. September 1, 2004 – August 31, 2010, (04095209; PI: D. Reuben)

John A. Hartford Foundation — Center of Excellence Renewal: Hartford/UCLA Program for Advanced Training in Geriatrics Research. July 1, 2006 – June 30, 2011, (2006-0079; PI: D. Reuben)

Evanston Northwestern Healthcare/CORE — NIH Toolbox for Assessment of Neurological and Behavioral Function. September 30, 2006 ç September 30, 2011, (#EH06-201-S8; Co-Investigator: D. Reuben)

John A. Hartford Foundation — Geriatric Leadership Development Program. Administered by Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs (ADGAP). May 1, 2007 – April 30, 2011, (2006-0236; PI: D. Reuben)

UniHealth Foundation — Team Care to Manage Chronic Illnesses in Older Persons. June 1, 2008 – May 31, 2011, (1462; PI: D. Reuben)

The SCAN Foundation — Applying the ACOVE-2 Intervention to Advance Care Planning, July 1, 2009 – July 31, 2010, (07-013; Co-Investigator: D. Reuben)

California Breast Cancer Research Program — Health Literacy, Self Efficacy, and Informed Consent, July 1, 2009 – December 30, 2010, (15IB-0088; Co-Investigator: D. Reuben)

[LINKS]
Lead Author, Geriatrics at Your Fingertips

American Board of Internal Medicine profile