Dr. Tarek Abdelhamid M.D.; MLitt Edu is an Internal Medicine specialist and Medical Educationalist. "Dr. Tarek" has developed an innovative learning model (The Multidimensional Learning Model MDLM) to enhance the process of learning in medical students. Based on this model, Dr. Tarek Abdelhamid was considered the first person in the world to effectively integrate cognitive psychology & memory studies into the field of Medical Education.
"Dr. Tarek" developed his MDLM in New Zealand as part of his thesis in Medical Education at the University of Auckland School of Medicine and health Science. The MDLM was then published by Medical Education Online [Med-Ed-Online.net] in the USA (See: The MDLM at: http://www.med-ed-online.org/t0000007.htm).
Dr. Tarek uses several cognitive psychology and memory tactics to create his medical illustrations in order to facilitate the learning of complex medical topics. Currently Dr. Abdelhamid lives in the US and is the founder of a ground breaking E-learning system for teaching medicine via the internet.