The 5th International Jordanian Congress of Allergy & Immunology

Under the Patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bint Talal

  The 5th International Jordanian Congress of Allergy & Immunology



 The Jordanian Society of Allergy & Immunology

In collaboration with

The European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) 

The World Allergy Organization (WAO)

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI)

Paediatric Rheumatology European Society (PRES)

May 28-30, 2014

Holiday Inn Hotel, Amman-Jordan





Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of the organizing executive committee, I am inviting you to attend The 5th International Jordanian Congress of Allergy and Immunology in collaboration with The European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), The World Allergy Organization (WAO), American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) and Paediatric Rheumatology European Society (PRES) from 28-30 May 2014 at Holiday Inn Hotel Amman-Jordan, under the patronage of her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bint Talal.

This event will be a great opportunity for exchanging ideas and experiences which will enrich our knowledge in the fields of allergy and immunology.

The congress will have specific pediatric and adult tracks and will address the clinical care of asthma related to allergy in children, as well as other aspects of allergy and clinical immunology.

The congress will feature plenary lectures to be delivered by renowned local, regional and International Doctors in addition to free papers, posters, and workshops. Invaluable knowledge will be delivered in this congress by such qualified doctors and medical staff.

A scientific exhibition of pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, Prosthetics-Orthotics materials and other products is also planned to allow for discussion and exchange of information between relevant delegates and leading industrial companies.

In addition to its perfect climate, Jordan has a growing cultural scene and diverse historical places to be seen offering more choices for the visitor, an interesting social program about historical (Petra) and holy places has been planned for participants and companions.

We will make sure that the best service is delivered to our participants and attendees in order to benefit from the scientific program presented, as well as enjoy the Jordanian hospitality and the captivating scenery of Jordan’s historic and modern sites.

We extend a warm welcome to all of you and we are looking forward to seeing you in Amman in May 2014

Dr. Hani Ababneh

President of the Congress

President of the Jordanian Society of Allergy & Immunology


The Main Scientific Topics of the Conference are:

  • Autoinflammatory Syndromes (Periodic fever).
  • Airway Allergic Diseases.
  • Immunotherapy for Common Allergic Diseases and Food Allergy.
  • Biologics in Autoimmune diseases.
  • New Generation Antifungal Therapy: Guidelines Review.
  • Immunodermatology.
  • Primary Immunodeficiency and HSCT.
  • Solid Organ Transplantation.
  • Immunopathology and Medical Technology (Molecular Immunology, Cytogenetics, PCR and updates Laboratory Diagnosis).
  • Vaccinations.
  • Young Members Researchers.


Organizing Committee

  • Hani Ababneh, MD                              (Congress President)
  • Zaid Hamzeh, MD                     (Honorary Congress President)
  • Nabil Al-Akash, MD                            (Congress Vice President)
  • Mohammad Al-Muhaisen, MD             (General Congress Secretary)
  • Adel Wahadneh, MD                           (Chief of Scientific Committee)

Executive Committee

  • Ahmad Telfah, MD
  • Ala Al-Heresh, MD
  • Ammar Daoud, MD
  • Areej M. Assaf, PhD
  • Ayad Hussein, MD
  • Basel Baarah, MD
  • Faisal Abu-Farsakh, PhD
  • Faisal Tbeleh, MD
  • Haytham El-Khushman, MD
  • Hussein Saleh Ali, PhD
  • Ibrahim Al-Smadi, MD
  • Lana Habahbeh, MD
  • Lina Souan, PhD
  • Mansour Karadsheh, MD
  • Mohammad Al-Mutereen, MD
  • Mohammad Fararjeh, PhD
  • Mohammed Abu-Shukair, MD
  • Nashat Dahabreh, PhD
  • Nidal Obeidat, MD
  • Raed Alzyoud, MD
  • Rame Khasawneh, MD
  • Saleh Al-Teimeh, MD
  • Sayed Basel Al-Nather, MD
  • Suliman Al-Saudi, MD
  • Tareq Mahafza, MD
  • Wa’el Thunaibat, MD
  • Wafa Barghouthi, MD
  • Zeyad Habahbeh, MD


Faculty Speakers

Ahmed Jehanli


Alberto Martini (President of PRES)


Amjad Tuffaha


Dirk Roggenbuck


Gehad El Ghazali


Hamoud Al-Mousa


Harb Al Harfi


Joseph Bellanti (ACAAI Representative)


Marco Gattorno


Mirna Al-Waked


Mohamad Ehlayel 


Moises Calderon (EAACI Representative)


Neil Holden


Nuno Barbosa


Saleh Almohsen


Sulaiman Mayouf


Thomas Fasy


Yassine Amrani


Hotel Accommodation

Main venue of the congress

                                                                         Single                        Double

Holiday Inn Amman Hotel

Standard Room                                                                   JD. 102                                JD. 120


  • Above rates are in Jordanian Dinars (JD)
  • 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



This congress will be accredited by The Jordanian Medical Council for CME


Registration Fees

o International Participants                                                         US $ 200

o Jordanian Society of Allergy & Immunology Members          JD. 30

o Jordanian Medical Association Members                                JD. 40

o Residents, Medical Technologies, and Scientists                 JD. 20

o Medical Students                                                                           JD. 7

(Pre-Registration Required)


General Information

  • Weather: Average temperature in May 25-28 degrees C
  • Currency: One Jordanian Dinar is equivalent to 1.4 US Dollar.


Event’s Downloads

File Name


Conference Registration Form


 Hotel Registration Form


 First Announcement – Part 1


First Announcement – Part 2


 Preliminary  Scientific Program