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Dr. Jeffrey L Cummings

Cleveland Clinic’s Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health - Chairman, Research and Development Advisory Board

Dr Jeffrey L. Cummings is Director of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, Nevada and Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Cummings is the Camille and Larry Ruvo Chair for Brain Health of the Neurological Institute of Cleveland Clinic. He is a former Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer’s Disease Research at UCLA, and director of the Deane F. Johnson Center for Neurotherapeutics at UCLA.
He is the past president of the Behavioral Neurology Society and of the American Neuropsychiatric Association.
Dr. Cummings authored the Neuropsychiatric Inventory (NPI) and has authored or edited more than 30 books and published more than 600 peer-reviewed papers.