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Laurence Z. Rubenstein, MD, MPH

Specialities and Expertise

  • Gerontology, Geriatrics, Geriatric Assessment, Prevention of Falls



  • Medical School: Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center


  • American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Preventive Medicine – General Preventive Medicine

Select Awards, Achievements and Publications

  • President, Gerontological Society of America, 2011-2013
  • Over 75 articles in peer-reviewed journals

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