of the Middle -East Assotiation on Aging (MEAAA)
The Association is called The Middle-East Association On Aging &
Alzheimer (MEAAA), herein after referred to as The Association.
The legal Headquarters of the Association is established Australia
and the secretarial office will be at at Tripoli-Lebanon at the Abyad
The purposes of The MEAA shall be to advance the scientific and scholarly
study of aging and to promote human welfare by the encouragement of
gerontology and geriatrics in all its areas. Therefore, the Society's
objectives shall be:
promote the scientific study of aging in both the biomedical and
behavioral/social sciences; by direct members and member organizations,
and to promote cooperation among these organizations
support the Middle-East journal of Age & Aging
promote research and knowledge about Alzheimer's disease and to
raise public awareness
about the disease
stimulate communications among scholarly disciplines, and among
researchers, teachers, administrators, and others;
expand education in aging; and to develop the qualifications of
gerontologists by setting high standards of professional ethics,
conduct, education, and achievement. To promote training of highly
qualified personnel in the fields of aging.
foster application of research to the field of practice; and to
advance the utilization of research in the development of public
policy; and to disseminate research findings by means of its publications;
promote the interests of the gerontological organizations and individual
members in all questions pertaining to foreign or international
promote and assist in the arrangements for holding the Middle-Eastern
Congress of Gerontology at intervals determined by the Council.
Members of the Association will undertake to carry out the aims of
the Association by all means at their disposal.