Lourdes Guerrero, EdD, MSW

Dr. Lourdes Guerrero is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research and Geriatrics. She is the Associate Director for the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) and TimeOut@UCLA (an intergenerational respite program for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s and dementia). She is also on the evaluation team for the NIH Diversity Program Consortium and UCLA Coordination and Evaluation Center. Dr. Guerrero has professional experience working in graduate medical education, higher education policy, and community-based social services and training. Her research interests include evaluation research, diversity in the biomedical workforce, and health disparities among caregivers and Latino student success models.




2018-19 Pilot Project, “Measuring the impact of the Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) participation on patient activation and health of older adults in Los Angeles County.”  


  • Guerrero LR, Menkin JA, Carrillo CA, Reyes CE, Trejo L, Banks C, Sarkisian CA. Community-Partnered Evaluation of the Aging Mastery Program in Los Angeles Area Senior Centers. Health Educ Behav. 2020 Feb;47(1):57-66. doi: 10.1177/1090198119882992. Epub 2019 Oct 19. PMID: 31630566; PMCID: PMC7643363.