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Laura A Mosqueda

Chair and Professor of Family Medicine and Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
School of Medicine

Ronald W. Reagan Endowed Chair in Geriatrics

Co-Director, National Center on Elder Abuse
School of Medicine

B.S., Occidental College

M.D., University of Southern California

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 1992, Geriatrics Fellowship

Phone: (714) 456-5171
Fax: (714) 456-7933
Email: mosqueda@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
101 The City Drive South
200 S. Manchester, Ste. 835
Mail Code: 1150
Orange, CA 92868

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Elder Abuse; Elder Mistreatment; Dementia; Alzheimer's Disease; Disability; Aging with a Disability; Medical Education; Geriatrics; Geriatric Education; Care for the Underserved
URLs UC Irvine Program in Geriatrics
Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse and Neglect
UCI Department of Family Medicine
National Center on Elder Abuse, UC Irvine
Publications 1. Mosqueda L. Assessment of Rehabilitation Potential. In K. Brummel-Smith (Ed.),
Clinics in Geriatric Medicine Rehabilitation (pp.689-703). W.B. Saunders: Philadelphia,
1993. PMID: 8281499

2. Mosqueda L. Office Assessment Tools. In T. Yoshikawa, E. Cobbs, & K. Brummel-
Smith (Eds.), Ambulatory Geriatric Care (pp. 107-120). Mosby Publications: New York,

3. Mosqueda L. Geriatric Rehabilitation. In B. Stover-Gingerich, D.A. Ondeck (Eds.),
Journal of Home Health Practice (6:37). Aspen Publications: Aspen, 1994.

4. Mosqueda L. Geriatric Rehabilitation. In L. Carstensen, G. Edelstein, L. Dombrand
(Eds.), The Practical Handbook of Clinical Gerontology. Thousand Oaks: Sage
Publications, 1995.

5. Kemp B, Mosqueda L. Aging -Related Conditions. In Fuhre M, ed. Medical Rehabilitation Outcomes Research. Baltimore: Paul H. Brooks Publishing, 1996; pp 393-411.

6. Brummel-Smith K, Mosqueda L. Stroke. In Ham RJ, Sloan P, eds. Primary Care Geriatrics. New York: Mosby-Yearbook Inc, 1997.
7. Brummel-Smith K, Mosqueda L. Rehabilitation in Geriatric Medicine. Schrire D,
Jahnigen eds. Cambridge: Blackwell Publishing, 1997.

8. Goodwin J, Garry P, Lee K, Linn R, Liu P, Mosqueda L, Wayne S, Willis L. Impact of Psychosocial Factors on Health Outcomes in the Elderly. Journal of Aging Health. 1997; 9: 396-414. PMID: 10182400

9. Mosqueda L, & Burnight K. Multidimensional Assessment in the Ambulatory Clinic. In
Osterweil D, Brummel-Smith K, Beck JC. eds. Ambulatory Geriatric Care. McGraw-Hill:
New York, 2000; pp 187-202.

10. Mosqueda L, Heath J, Burnight K. Recognizing Physical Abuse and Neglect in the Skilled Nursing Facility: The physician’s Responsibilities. Journal of the American Directors Association. 2001;2:183-6. PMID: 12812578

11. Heath JM, Dyer CB, Kerzner LJ, Mosqueda L, Murphy C. Four Models of Medical
Education in Elder Mistreatment. Academic medicine; journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2002 Nov;77(11):1101-06. PMID: 12431919

12. Shapiro J, Mosqueda L, Botros D. A Caring Partnership: Expectations of Aging Persons with
Disabilities for Their Primary Care Doctors. Family Practice. 2003 Dec;20(6):635-41. PMID: 14701885

13. Mosqueda L, Le C. Principles of Rehabilitation. In Landefield CS, Johnston CB, Johnson
MA. eds. Current Geriatric Diagnosis and Treatment. New York: McGraw-Hill,
2004;pp 376-390.

14. Mosqueda, L. Physiologic Changes and Secondary Conditions, and Maintaining Health and
Function. In Kemp BJ, Mosqueda L. eds. Aging with a Disability. Baltimore: The Johns
Hopkins University Press, 2004;pp 35-47.

15. Kemp BJ, Mosqueda L. eds. Aging with a Disability. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins
University Press, 2004.

16. Gibbs L, Mosqueda L. Confronting Elder Mistreatment in Long-Term Care. Annals in
Long-term Care: Clinical Care and Aging. 2004 Apr; 12(4):30-5.

17. Musser AE, Fitzpatrick C, Mosqueda L. University of California Irvine, College of
Medicine student senior partnership program. Academic Medicine. 2004 Jul;79(7 Suppl):S11-6. PMID: 15240209

18. Mosqueda L, Burnight K, Liao S, Kemp B. Advancing the Field of Elder Mistreatment: A
New Model for Integration of Social and Medical Services. Gerontologist.
2004 Oct;44(5):703-8. PMID: 15498847

19. Mosqueda L, Burnight K, Liao S. The Lifecycle of Bruises in Older Adults. . Journal of American Geriatrics Society. 2005 Aug;53(8):1339-43. PMID: 16078959

20. Kemp BJ, Mosqueda L. Elder Financial Abuse: An Evaluation Framework and Supporting
Evidence. Journal of American Geriatrics Society. 2005 Jul;53(7):1123-7. PMID: 16108928

21. Liao S., Mosqueda L. Physical Abuse of the Elderly: The Medical Director’s Response.
Journal of the American Medical Association. 2006 May; 7(4):242-5. PMID: 17352991

22. Wiglesworth A, Mosqueda L, Burnight K. Younglove T, Jeske D. Findings From an Elder
Abuse Forensic Center. Gerontologist. 2006 Apr;46(2):277-83. PMID: 16581893

23. Gibbs L, Mosqueda L. Reporting Elder Abuse. Editorial for American Family Physician.
2007 March; 75(5):628. PMID: 173755007

24. Gibbs L, Morrison EH, Mosqueda L. Care of Adults with Disabilities. FP Essentials,
Edition No. 330, AAFP Home Study. Leawood, Kan: American Academy of Family
Physicians, November, 2006.

25. Fitzpatrick C, Musser A, Mosqueda L, Boker J, Prislin M. Student Senior Partnership
Program: University of California Irvine School of Medicine. Gerontology Geriatrics
Education. 2006 27(2): 25-35. PMID: 17023381

26. Gibbs L, Mosqueda L, Chen E, Williams B, Martinez R. Geriatric Pocket Doc 2007 August.

27. Wiglesworth A, Kemp B, Mosqueda L. ‘Combating Elder and Dependent Adult
Mistreatment: The Role of the Clinical Psychologist,’ Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect,
2008 July 20:(3), 207-230. PMID: 18928051

28. Morrison E, George V, Mosqueda L, Primary Care for Adults with Physical Disabilities:
Perceptions from Consumer and Provider Focus Groups, Family Medicine, 2008 Oct; 40(9), 645-651. PMID: 18830840

29. Mosqueda L, Brandl B, Otto J, Stiegel L, Thomas R, Heisler C, Consortium for Research in Elder Self-Neglect of Texas Research: Advancing the Field for Practitioners. Journal of American Geriatric Society. 2008 November; (56) S276-S280. PMID: 19016972

30. Wiglesworth A, Austin R, Corona M, Schneider, D, Liao S, Gibbs L, Mosqueda L, Bruising as a Marker of Physical Elder Abuse. Journal of American Geriatrics Society. July 2009; 57(7) 1191-1196. PMID: 19558476

31. Mukamel DB, Glance LG, Li Y, Weimer DL, Spector WD, Zinn JS, Mosqueda L, Does Risk Adjustment of the CMS Quality Measures for Nursing Homes Matter? Medical Care. 2008 May;46(5):532-441 PMID: 18438202

32. Wiglesworth A, Mosqueda L, Mulnard R, Liao S, Gibbs L, Fitzgerald W. Screening for Abuse and Neglect of People with Dementia. Journal of American Geriatrics Society. 2010; 58: 493-500

33. Mosqueda L, Special Issue on: The Archstone Foundation Elder Abuse & Neglect Initiative, Introduction, Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 22, no. 3-4 (2010): 219-220

34. Chen, E, Twomey, M, Mosqueda L, The Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse and Neglect at the University of California, Irvine, Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 22, no. 3-4 (2010): 247-254

35. Schneider, D, Mosqueda L, Falk, E, Huba, G, Elder Abuse Forensic Centers, Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 22, no. 3-4 (2010): 255-274

36. Mosqueda L. Future Medicine, in press 2010. Elder Abuse: A Medical Perspective.

37. Falk, E, Landsverk, E, Mosqueda, L, Olsen, B, Schneider, D, Bernatz, S, Wood, S, Geriatricians and Psychologists: Essential Ingredients in the Evaluation of Elder Abuse and Neglect, Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 22, no. 3-4 (2010): 281-290

38. Giles, L, Brewer E, Mosqueda, L, Huba, G, Melchior, L, Vision for 2020, Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 22, no. 3-4 (2010): 375-386

39. Mosqueda L, Dong, X, Elder Abuse and Self-Neglect: “I don’t care anything about going to the doctor, to be honest…” JAMA. 2011 Aug 3;306(5):532-40. PMID: 21813431.
Grants 1/1/09 – 12/31/12 Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Communication: The Art of Geriatric Medicine, PI
2009 - National Multiple Sclerosis Society The Challenge of Giving Care to People with Multiple Sclerosis Co-investigator.
7/1/09 – 6/30/11 Kaiser Permanente Elder Abuse Advocacy Initiative, PI
7/1/09 – 6/30/11 Kaiser Permanente Elder Abuse Training for Pharmacists: Reaching Community Gatekeepers, PI
11/01/08 - 10/31/09 Los Feliz Foundation Elder Abuse Education, PI
10/01/08 - 9/30/11 United States Department of Justice & The National Institute of Justice Coroners’ Investigations of Suspicious Deaths, PI
7/01/2011 - 6/30/2014 State of California & The University of California Office of the President Academic Geriatric Resource Center, PI
1/01/08 - 12/31/10 Archstone Foundation Convening and Technical Assistance for the Archstone Elder Abuse and Neglect Initiative, PI
1/01/08 - 12/31/09 United States Department of Justice & The National Institute of Justice People with Dementia as Witnesses to Emotional Events, PI
9/1/2011-2014 United States Administration on Aging National Center on Elder Abuse, PI
1/1/2011 – 1/1/2013 Archstone Foundation Forensic Center Continuation Projects & Convening & Technical Assistance Proposals, PI
2010 – 12/12/2012 Unihealth Foundation A Comprehensive Community Response to Elder Abuse: Target Orange County, PI
American Academy of Family Practice
American Geriatrics Society
American Medical Directors Association
College of Health Sciences Representative Assembly
Gerontological Society of America
National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (NCPEA)
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
Western Association of Physicians
Other Experience
President, Board of Directors

Research Center 9/1/2011-2014 United States Administration on Aging National Center on Elder Abuse
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