David A. Ganz

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M.D., Harvard Medical School; Ph.D. in health services, UCLA School of Public Health


David A. Ganz is an adjunct natural scientist at the RAND Corporation. He is also a staff physician at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, an associate professor of medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and a practicing internist and geriatrician. His research focuses on measuring and improving the quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of care for frail, older adults. He currently studies the best ways of implementing programs to reduce falls in both community and hospital settings. Ganz earned his Ph.D. in health services from the UCLA School of Public Health and his M.D. from Harvard Medical School.