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Gerardo Moreno, MD


Gerardo Moreno, MD

UCLA Physician Gerardo Moreno, MD specializes in Family Practice Medicine.
Family Practice Medicine
Language Spoken
English, Spanish
State License Number
(310) 319-4700
(310) 794-3938
Fax Number
(310) 794-6097
Email Address

UCLA Family Health Center
1920 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Family Medicine, American Board of Family Practice, 2007
Family Practice, UCSF Family Practice Training Program, 2005 - 2007
Family Practice, UCSF Family Practice Training Program, 2004 - 2005
MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2004
Research Interest
Minority aging, health and health care disparities, physician workforce diversity
Additional Information
UCLA Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, 2007 – 2010
Awards & Recognition
  • NIA Paul B. Beeson Career Development Award in Aging
  • UCLA Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar
  • UCLA CTSI Community Engagement Research Program research award
  • Talamantes E, Mangione CM, Gonzalez K, Jimenez A, Gonzalez F, Moreno G. Community College Pathways: Improving the U.S. Physician Workforce Pipeline, Academic Medicine, 2014; (In Press).
  • Moreno G, Gold J, Mavrinac M Primary care residents want to learn about the patient-centered medical home, Family Medicine, 2014; (In Press).
  • Moreno G, Morales LS, Nunez de Jaimes F, Isiorda M, Tseng CH, Noguera C, Mangione CM Perceived neighborhood problems and health –related outcomes among rural Latinos with diabetes, J Community Health, 2014; (In Press).
  • Moreno Gerardo, Mangione Carol M Management of cardiovascular disease risk factors in older adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus: 2002-2012 literature review. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2013; 61(11): 2027-37.
  • Moreno Gerardo, Mangione Carol M, Kimbro Lindsey, Vaisberg Ekaterina. Guidelines Abstracted from the American Geriatrics Society Guidelines for Improving the Care of Older Adults with Diabetes Mellitus: 2013 Update. J Amer Soc Geriatrics, 2013; 61(11): 2021-2026.
  • AGS Choosing Wisely Workgroup, and collaborators (Mulhausen P, Chun A, Green A, Hayward A, Lee S, Leff B, McNabney M, Sharma P, Vitale C, Leipzig R, Levine S, Reuben D, Brandt N, Finucane T, Linnebur S, Mangione CM, Moreno G, Pacala J, Saliba D, Shega J) American Geriatrics Society identifies five things that healthcare providers and patients should question. J Amer Geriatric Soc, 2013; 61(4): 622-31.
  • Carol M. Mangione, Gerardo Moreno, Re: Diabetes control in older people BMJ, 2013; April 30:
  • Nunez de Jaimes F, Batts F, Noguera C, Guerrero L, Moreno G. Implementation of Language Assessments for Staff Interpreters in Community Health Centers. Journal of health care for the poor and underserved, 2013; 24(3): 1002-9.
  • Walker KO, Moreno G, Grumbach K. The Association between specialty, race-ethnicity, and practice location among California physicians in diverse specialties. J Natl Med Assoc. 2012; 104(1-2): 46-52.
  • Jimenez N, Moreno G, Leng M, Buchwald D, Morales LS. Use of interpreter services and patient satisfaction with pain treatment among Spanish-speaking Latinas. J of Gen Intern Med.2012; 23(9): 1602-1608.
  • Moreno G, Walker KO, Morales LS, Grumbach K. Do Physicians with Non-English Language Fluency Practice in Linguistically Disadvantaged Communities? J of Gen Intern Med. 2011 May;26(5):512-517.
  • Walker Odom K, Moreno G. How Can We Ease the Social Isolation of Underrepresented Minority Medical Students? Acad Med. 2011 Oct;86(10):1191-1192.
  • Moreno G, Morales LS. Hablamos Juntos (Together We Speak): Interpreters, Provider Communication, and Satisfaction with Care. J of Gen Intern Med. 2010 Dec;25(10):1282-88.
  • Moreno G, Walker KO, Grumbach K. Self-Reported Fluency in Non-English Languages Among Physicians Practicing in California. Family Medicine. 2010 Jun; 42(6):414-20.
  • Moreno G, Rodriguez MA, Lopez GA, Bholat MA, Dowling PT. Eight Years of Building Community Partnerships and Trust: The UCLA Family Medicine Community-Based Participatory Research Experience. Acad Med. 2009 Oct; 84(10):1426-33.
  • Moreno G, Tarn DM, Morales LS. Impact of Interpreters on Receipt of New Prescription Medication Information among Spanish-Speaking Latinos. Med Care. 2009 Dec; 47(12):1201-08.
  • Moreno Gerardo, Noguera Christine, Morales Leo S, Nunez de Jaimes Fatima, Isiordia Marilu, Mangione Carol M Household Food Security and Diabetes Outcomes among Rural Latinos from an Agricultural Community in California Family Medicine, 2012; Feb [Abstract] Vol 44(Suppl 1).
  • Grumbach K, Odom K, Moreno G, Chen E, Vercammen-Grandjean C, Mertz E. California Physician Diversity: New Findings from the California Medical Board Survey. UCSF Center for California Health Workforce Studies, San Francisco. April 2008.
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