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THIS MEETING IS
SUPPORTED BY A GRANT FROM THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH/THE
NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING
GENERAL MEETING SILVER SPONSORS
SUPPORT IS ALSO PROVIDED BY
(International Brain Research
presented under the auspices of Cyprus'
Minister of Health, Dr. Christos Patsalides.
- To focus
attention on dementia and neurodegenerative disorders of the
aged in the Middle East;
- To raise
scientific, medical and social awareness of these disorders;
enhance communication amongst medical and scientific
workers in the region;
foster and enhance collaboration between health workers
and researchers in the Middle East with their counterparts
in the US, Europe and other parts of the world.
Representatives of government and social agencies, caregiver
and patient organizations, pharmaceutical and
biotechnological companies, and other health care
professionals with an interest in the aging community of the
Middle East are welcome.
Attendance is open to participants from all countries.
conference will be conducted in English and consists of
presentations, papers and poster sessions. A question and
answer session is scheduled at the end of the conference.
conference will include, but not be limited to,
of Alzheimer's disease,
sciences of Alzheimer's disease pathophysiology,
pharmacotherapy of primary and secondary symptoms in
non-pharmacological management of dementia,
and legal issues in dementia,
- aging in
- aging in
the Koran and the Bible.
This activity has been planned and implemented in
accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of
the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical
Education through the joint sponsorship of PESI, LLC
and International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease
and Related Disorders in the Middle East. PESI, LLC
is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing
medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Designation
PESI, LLC designates this educational activity for a
maximum of 10.75
PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate
with the extent of their participation in the
International Physicians are formally eligible for
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
committee of the Cyprus Medical Association offers 8 (eight)
CME points to the attendees of the 5th
International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related
Disorders in the Middle East.
attending this conference, participants will be able to:
the history of dementia and its societal impact on the aging
community in the Middle East,
different forms of neurodegenerative disorders, including
the many causes of dementia,
the behavioral features of Alzheimer's,
the appropriate treatment course for Alzheimer's.
LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
Fifth Edition Conveners:
Professor, Northwestern University
Director, Cleo Roberts Center of Clinical Research, Sun Health
Chair, Local Organizing Committee:
Cyprus Mental Health Commission
Pancyprian Alzheimer's Society
Local Organizing Committee:
Kalakoutas, MD (Chairman, Cyprus Alzheimer National Committee)
Protopapas, MD (President, Cyprus Neurological Society)
Papaneophytou, MD (President, Cyprus Psychiatric Association)
(President, Cyprus Alzheimer's Association)
Papacostas, MD (Institute of Neurology and Genetics)
First, Second, Third, Fourth Edition Convener:
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, University of