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David B. Reuben, MD

David B. Reuben, MD

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

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

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

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

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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Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Program

UCLA Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC)

UCLA Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC)

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)

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)

Lead Author, Geriatrics at Your Fingertips

American Board of Internal Medicine profile