Building the nation’s capacity to conduct pragmatic clinical trials embedded within healthcare systems for people living with dementia and their caregivers
Reuben, David – MD
Name:Reuben, David – MD
Executive Committee, Health Care Systems (HCS) Core
Primary title:Archstone Professor of Medicine; Director, UCLA Multicampus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
Primary Institution:David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Archstone Professor of Medicine, Director, UCLA Multicampus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Bio:David Reuben, MD is Director of the Multicampus Program in Geriatrics Medicine and Gerontology, Archstone Foundation chair, and professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is also Director of the UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program. Dr. Reuben sustains professional interests in clinical care, education, research and administrative aspects of geriatrics. He recently completed a PCORI methodology grant to determine and measure patient and caregiver goals in dementia. In 2018, he was awarded a multi-site PCORI- and NIA-funded pragmatic trial to compare the effectiveness of health system-based dementia care versus community-based dementia care versus usual care. Dr. Reuben is co-chair of the 2020 National Research Summit in Care, Services, and Supports for Persons with Dementia and their Caregivers and is a member of the National Academy of Sciences Committee on Developing a Behavioral and Social Science Research Agenda on Alzheimer’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias (AD/ADRD).