Meet the Team

Prevalence of Otalgia in
Patients with Temporo-mandibular Disorders

Patient Satisfaction 18 months After a Two-day Quadruple Therapy for Helicobacter Pylori

The Prevalence of Hepatitis B Carrier State

Total Quality Management for Turkish Primary Care Current Status and Suggestions

Vaccination Practice in Saudi Arabia: Is it Safe?

Change in Medical Students’ Opinions and Attitudes Towards Mental Illness

First Annual International Primary Care Conference-Abu Dhabi-UAE

Announcement of the Second Course of the MEAMA

Launch of 'World CME'

Antibiotic Sensitivity Profile of Common Bacterial Pathogens in Dubai
– A study of 107 cases

Women's Health Week in Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Middle East Academey for Medicine of Aging First Course

Pan Arab Congress for Evidence Based Medicine

Childhood Emergencies


Dr Abdulrazak Abyad
Editorial office:
Abyad Medical Center & Middle East Longevity Institute
Azmi Street, Abdo Center,
PO BOX 618
Tripoli, Lebanon

Phone: (961) 6-443684
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Lesley Pocock
medi+WORLD International
572 Burwood Road,
Hawthorn 3122
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Meet the Team







Jeffery L. Cummings MD,

Jeffrey L. Cummings, M.D. was born in Wyoming. He graduated from the University of Wyoming with high honors and attended medical school at the University of Washington in Seattle. Following medical school, Dr. Cummings completed a rotating internship at Hartford Hospital (a Yale affiliate) in Hartford, Connecticut. After internship, he went to Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts for his Neurology residency and Fellowship in Behavioral Neurology. Fellowship training in the United States was followed by a Research Fellowship in Neuropathology and Neuropsychiatry at the National Hospital for Nervous Diseases, Queen Square, London, England. Dr. Cummings joined the UCLA faculty in 1980 and progressed to the rank of Professor in 1990. In 1996 he was made The Augustus S. Rose Professor of Neurology. He is also Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at UCLA. Dr. Cummings is the founder and director of the UCLA Alzheimer's Disease Center. The Center has an active clinical trials program and fosters imaging, genetics, clinical and neuroscience research. Dr. Cummings is Director of the UCLA Behavioral Neuroscience and Dementia Research Fellowship.








Many of the approximately 40 fellows that he has trained currently hold leadership positions in dementia programs throughout the United States and the world. Dr. Cummings' interests embrace clinical trials and the development of new treatments for neurodegenerative disorders and other neurological diseases. He is the founder and director of the Deane F. Johnson Center for Neurotherapeutics at UCLA. He is past president of the Behavioral Neurology Society and of the American Neuropsychiatric Association. Dr. Cummings has authored or edited 19 books and over 400 peer reviewed papers. He has broad interests in dementing disorders, neuropsychiatry, neurotherapeutics, and the interface of neuroscience and society.

His current titles include:
  • The Augustus S. Rose Professor of Neurology
  • Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
  • Director, UCLA Alzheimer's Disease Center
  • Director, Deane F. Johnson Center for Neurotherapeutics
  • Executive Vice Chair, Department of Neurology
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA