Roberta Malmgren


  • PhD

Areas of Interest

  • Geriatric epidemiology
  • Prevention of age-related diseases such as stroke
  • Rehabilitation of elderly
  • Epidemiology of aging
  • Prevention/reduction of loss of function in aging
  • Role of epidemiology in health services issues and aging
  • Interventions to increase and maintain independence in the elderly
  • Dementia

Selected Publications

  • Smith Lisa V, Malmgren Roberta, Dyer Irene E, Sorvillo Frank, Vaughn Gregory S, Visscher Barbara Chlamydia trachomatis in older Los Angeles County residents, 1991-1998: implications and recommendations for the detection of sexually transmitted infections in older age groups. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2002; 50(9): 1557-60.