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Dr. Jorge Moll Exploring the Mind and Body

In the study of the human mind and body Dr. Jorge Moll, Neurologist is in the category of the few great contributors to the advancement of medicine. Like Pasteur and Lister before him, he has devoted his life to the betterment of mankind. Dr. Moll’s international recognition has already placed him in a select group of renown academics. The future holds untold discoveries and insights that will place Dr. Moll in the history books as one of the greatest pioneers in Neurology and human physiology.

Receiving his Medical Degree and specialty training in Neurology in his native Brazil, Dr. Moll has also completed a Ph.D. The National Institute of Health reports that only 15% of licensed physicians also hold a Ph. D. This alone places Dr. Moll in an elite group ( Only the very brightest and dedicated individuals pursue both degrees. This allows not only the understanding of clinical medicine but the ability to research and develop unique treatment, diagnostic tools and an advanced understanding of the human being.

Dr. Jorge Moll is held in great esteem internationally. In addition to his academic success, he was elected as a governors board member of the International Neuroethics Society. The world is inundated with stories of unethical research techniques and practices. It is refreshing to know Dr. Moll has been recognized as an ethical and caring practitioner and researcher.

As the President-director and member of the governing board of the D’Or Institute for Research and Education (IDOR), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, he oversees and participates in a variety of medical investigations. The English translation of D’Or is “pain.” And “pain” is the focus of all his endeavors. IDOR addresses not only the neurological etiologies of pain but is making breakthroughs in inherited metabolic disorders such as diabetes and hypercholesterolemia, improved functional diagnostic modalities and solutions to many other sources of human suffering.

Every generation or two provides an outstanding individual whose contributions significantly impact humanity for the good of mankind. Dr. Jorge Moll is one of these individuals that history will admire and remember.