Carolyn Kaloostian, MD, MPH

Title(s)Clinical Associate Prof. of Family Medicine (Clinician Educator)
SchoolKeck School of Medicine of Usc
Address1540 Alcazar Street
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
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    Carolyn Kaloostian, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine and Geriatrics.

    She graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles where she received her Doctor of Medicine, her Executive MPH in Healthcare Management and Policy, and a Global Health Certificate. Dr. Kaloostian completed her family medicine residency at USC from 2009-2012, followed by two fellowships: in Geriatrics at UCLA in 2013 and in Hospice and Palliative Medicine with the Cedar-Sinai/VA in 2014.

    She cares deeply about serving her community, advancing medical knowledge, and increasing access to preventative care. She continues to participate in the Armenian Bone Marrow Registry Organization, is an active member in the AMA serving as the vice-chair for its Resident-Fellow Committee on Scientific Research between 2010 and 2012, and has her research published in many peer-reviewed journals.

    Dr. Kaloostian is fluent in multiple dialects of Armenian and is well-versed in medical Spanish.

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    1. Cognitive status predicts preoperative instruction compliance. Front Aging Neurosci. 2023; 15:1081213. Mano Y, Mistry P, Tran K, Wright B, Malekyan C, Gurvich T, Kaloostian C, Motamed A, Decker J. PMID: 36776438; PMCID: PMC9908578.
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    2. Comment on: The associations of plasma neurofilament light chain (NfL) and progranulin (PGRN) with frailty in older adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2022 07; 70(7):2167-2168. Kaloostian C, Shil MB. PMID: 35416277.
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    3. Nutrition Care for Poorly Nourished Outpatients Reduces Resource Use and Lowers Costs. J Prim Care Community Health. 2021 Jan-Dec; 12:21501327211017014. Hong K, Sulo S, Wang W, Kim S, Huettner L, Taroyan R, Kerr KW, Kaloostian C. PMID: 34009072; PMCID: PMC8138290.
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    4. Beyond Cognitive Screening: Establishing an Interprofessional Perioperative Brain Health Initiative. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2020 10; 68(10):2359-2364. Decker J, Kaloostian CL, Gurvich T, Nguyen P, Widjaja W, Cardona H, Pagan V, Motamed A, Peden CJ. PMID: 32748487.
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    5. Classification of advanced and early stages of diabetic retinopathy from non-diabetic subjects by an ordinary least squares modeling method applied to OCTA images. Biomed Opt Express. 2020 Aug 01; 11(8):4666-4678. Cano J, O'neill WD, Penn RD, Blair NP, Kashani AH, Ameri H, Kaloostian CL, Shahidi M. PMID: 32923070; PMCID: PMC7449717.
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    6. Occupational Therapy Student Learning on Interprofessional Teams in Geriatric Primary Care. Am J Occup Ther. 2019 Sep/Oct; 73(5):7305185050p1-7305185050p10. Halle AD, Kaloostian C, Stevens GD. PMID: 31484024; PMCID: PMC6726456.
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    7. Case report: senile-onset amyloidosis presenting with painful lower extremity neuropathy. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Oct; 62(10):2017-8. Kaloostian CL, Weintraub N, Zirovich M. PMID: 25333556.
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    8. Effects of vitamin D on muscle strength and mobility in older women. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Apr; 59(4):771; author reply 771-2. Kaloostian CL, Shil AB. PMID: 21492116.
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    9. Making a difference. Fam Med. 2010 Sep; 42(8):585-6. Kaloostian C, Zamudio A. PMID: 20839116.
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    10. The Surgical Care Improvement project (SCIP) initiative to reduce infection in elective colorectal surgery: which performance measures affect outcome? Am Surg. 2008 Oct; 74(10):1012-6. Nguyen N, Yegiyants S, Kaloostian C, Abbas MA, Difronzo LA. PMID: 18942634.
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