David Reuben, MD
Chief Geriatric Medicine Director
UCLA Multicampus Program
in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
Department of Medicine
Dr. David Reuben is the Director of the UCLA Multicampus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology and Director of the UCLA Claude Pepper Older Americans Independence Center. He is a Geriatrician-researcher with expertise in studies linking common geriatric syndromes (e.g. functional impairment, sensory impairment, malnutrition) to health outcomes such as mortality. He also has extensive experience with interventional research (e.g. comprehensive geriatric assessment) that has focused on health care delivery to older persons. His most recent work focuses on developing more precise prediction models for high cost health care utilization and the evaluation of geriatric interventions related to undernutrition.