The 10th Congress of The Jordanian Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Jordanian Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


The 10th Congress of The Jordanian Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

The Jordanian Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

in Collaboration with

The Pan Arab Society of Gastroenterology &

The Jordanian Association of Gastroenterology and

Endoscopy Nurses and Associates (JAGENA)

22-24 May 2014

Le Meridien Hotel

Amman – Jordan



Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Organizing committee it gives me a great pleasure to invite you to attend “The 10th Congress of The Jordanian Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. The congress will take place at Le Meridien Hotel Amman, Jordan during the period between May 21-22, 2014.

This Congress is designed to provide the practicing gastroenterologist with updated information on diseases of the GI tract and the liver in addition to an update on cutting edge diagnostic, therapeutic and endoscopic techniques.

We hope that this conference will give attendees and Speakers an opportunity to enjoy the hospitality of Jordan, the diversity of its scenery and its sacred and historical sites.

We look forward to welcoming you in Jordan.

Dr. Kassab Harfoushi

President of the Congress

President of the Jordanian Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Major Scientific Topics of the Conference are:

  • Acid-Related Disorders
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Advances in Endoscopic Procedures
  • Viral and Non-viral Hepatitis
  • Metabolic Disorders and Liver Transplantation
  • GI Malignancies & Nutritional Issues
  • Small Bowel Disorders
  • Functional Bowel Disorders
  • Miscellaneous


Congress Committees


Executive Committee

  • Kassab Harfoushi, President of the Congress
  • Ahmad Qarqash, Chairman of the Scientific Committee
  • Ayman Mashal, Chairman of the Financial Committee
  • Majed Nusair, Vice President
  • Nazieh Ababneh, Chairman of the Social Committee
  • Waseem Hamoudi, Secretary General

Organizing Committee

Kassab Harfoushi, President

Mustafa M. Shennak

Abdel-Raheem Saber

Naim Abu-Nabah

Ahmad Qarqash

Nazieh Ababneh

Ala Toukan

Niyazi Abu-Farsakh

Ayman Mashal

Qasem Kamal

Han’a Adel Al-Shami

Ruwaida Hijazeen

Hashem Abu-Hassan

Safwan Khasawneh

Junaid N. Mahmoud

Said Sharawi

Karim Issa Lutfi

Sameer Owais

Lilishor Hijaz

Waleed Obeidat

Majed Nusair

Waseem Hamoudi

Mohammad T. Abu-Rajab

Ziad Sharaiha

Scientific Committee

Ahmad Qarqash, Chair

Imad Ghazzawi

Abtan Al-Talafeeh

Khaled Jadallah

Anwar Jarrad

Lilishor Hijaz

Awni T. Abu-Sneineh

M. Amer Khatib

Fadi Diab

Maisam Akroush

Fareed Khdair

Mohammad Rawashdeh

Firas Zurikat

Mohammed Rashid

Han’a Adel Al-Shami

Salem Khatatneh

Hussam Barakat

Tarek Qutob

Ihab Shehadeh

Yousef Ajlouni



This congress will be accredited by the Jordanian Medical Council.


Hotel Accommodation

Main venue of the conference

                                                                         Single                        Double

Le Meridien Hotel Amman Hotel (5 Stars)

Standard Room                                                                  US$ 180                                US$ 190


  • All prices are subject to 10% service charge & 16% sales tax , and inclusive of Buffet Breakfast.


Event’s Downloads

File Name


Conference Registration Form


 Hotel Registration Form


 First Announcement – Part 1


First Announcement – Part 2


First Announcement – Part 3


First Announcement – Part 4


Registration Packages


 Preliminary  Scientific Program