The 10th International Conference of Jordan Society of Family Medicine

Under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Health

Jordan Medical Association

Jordan Society of Family Medicine

The 10th International Conference of Jordan Society of Family Medicine

“Family Medicine: together for a better understanding”

www.jsfm.jo

April 29 – May 02, 2014

Landmark Amman Hotel & Conference Center

Amman-Jordan

 


 

WELCOME MESSAGE

Dear Colleagues & Friends,

It is a great pleasure to extend a very warm welcome to all participants to this 10th International Conference of Jordan Society of Family Medicine which will be held in Amman-Jordan from April 29th to May 2nd 2014.

This conference will be held under the theme “Family Medicine: Together for a Better Understanding”.

At this event, we will provide a forum for the discussion of the best and most recent basic and applied science, to facilitate translation of the latest knowledge into daily clinical practice. The program will reflect and bring together both scientific and clinical teams from around the world. The topics chosen for this conference are varied and focus on holistic approaches in Family Medicine management .A high quality program is planned with internationally recognized key experts, this will be an excellent platform for family physicians and other participants to update their knowledge and skills to best serve their patients.

The 10th International Conference of Jordan Society of Family Medicine -one of the WONCA/EMR founders – will take place in Amman; the capital of Jordan.

Amman is a historic capital full of cultural traditions, where magnificent places, cultural diversity, fascinating architecture and relaxing atmosphere make it one of the most enjoyable cities in the Middle East. In these attractive surroundings where all visitors feel at home, we provide a social platform and a great opportunity for networking.

We look forward to welcoming you to the 10th International Conference of Jordan Society of Family Medicine in Amman

Sincerely,

Dr. Oraib AlSmadi MD, JBFM

President JSFM & Conference

Oraib.AlSmadi@hss.jo

 

Organizing Committee

  • Dr. Oraib Al-Smadi (JSFM)
  • Dr. Mohamed Rasoul Tarawneh (JSFM)
  • Dr. Mohammad Tarawneh (JSFM)
  • Dr. Mazen Al-Bashir (JSFM)
  • Dr. Itaf Siam (JSFM)
  • Dr. Mohamed Edwan (JSFM)
  • Dr. Suleiman  Abbadi (JSFM)
  • Dr. Maha Saheb
  • Dr. Amal Abu Shanab
  • Dr. Ahmad Abdallat
  • Dr. Tareq Momani
  • Dr. Mustafa Qawasmeh
  • Dr. Juma Taha
  • Dr. Mohammed Habahbeh
  • Dr. Mai Hadidi
  • Dr. Panayiota Allouzi
  • Dr. Abdelkarim Hyasat
  • Dr. Farhan Kasasbeh
  • Dr. Iman Jabi
  • Dr. Fuad Habash
  • Dr. Nagham Abu-Shaqra

 

Guest Speakers

  • Amanda Howe (UK)
  • Faisal Alnasir (Bahrain)
  • Mohammed Alshafee (Oman)
  • Jinan Usta (Lebanon)

 

Main Topics

Patient Centered Care

  • Non-Communicable Diseases
  • Child Health and Nutrition
  • Women’s Health
  • Healthy Aging
  • Mental Health
  • Quality in Patients Care
  • Emergencies in Family Medicine
  • Policies Supporting Family Medicine
  • Cost of Family Medicine in Public Sectors
  • Informatics in Health Systems
  • Evidence- Based Medicine
  • Community Health

 

Call for Abstracts

Participants are invited to submit an abstract of 250-300 words for oral presentation by March 15, 2014 to the following email addresses:-

Dr. Suleiman Abbadi

Chairman of the Scientific Committee

Email: drabbadie@hotmail.com

Dr. Oraib AlSmadi MD, JBFM

President JSFM & Conference

Email: Oraib.AlSmadi@hss.jo

Note: English is the official language of the Conference. 

 

CME

This conference will be accredited by The Jordanian Medical Council for CME.

 

Hotel Accommodation

Main venue of the conference

                                                                         Single                        Double

Landmark Amman Hotel & Conference Center

(5 Stars)

Standard Room                                                                   155 USD                                175 USD

 

  • Above rates are in US Dollars (USD).
  • Above rates are inclusive of service charge, sales tax and Buffet Breakfast.

                                                                         Single                        Double

Amman West Hotel

Standard Room                                                                   95 USD                                120 USD

 

  • Above rates are in US Dollars (USD).
  • Above rates are inclusive of service charge, sales tax and Buffet Breakfast.

 

 

Optional Tours:

  •  Amman City Tour (Roman Theater, Citadel, Shopping)
  • Jerash, Ajloun
  • Madaba, Mount Nebo, Dead Sea, Baptism Site.
  • Desert Castles
  • Petra “the 2nd of the Seven World Wonders”
  • Wadi Rum, Aqaba

 

Registration Fees

o International Participants                                                         USD 150

o JSFM Members                                                                            JD 40

o Non Members                                                                               JD 50

o Residents                                                                                   JD 30

o Medical Students                                                                        Free

(Pre-Registration Required)

The Registration fees include: Access to the opening ceremony, the scientific sessions, exhibition, lunches, coffee breaks, and conference bag which includes a certificate of attendance, and abstract book with final program. (Except medical students).

 

General Information

  • Weather: Average temperature in April/May 20-25 degrees C
  • Currency: One Jordanian Dinar is equivalent to 1.4 US Dollar.

 

Event’s Downloads

File Name

Link

Conference Registration Form

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 Hotel Registration Form

 download

 First Announcement – Part 1

 download

First Announcement – Part 2

 download

 Excursions Descriptions

 download

Registration Packages Landmark Hotel

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Location:

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