The 12th International Congress of the Jordanian Ophthalmological Society

بالتعاون مع

الجمعية الأوروبية لطب العيون

مجلس الشرق الاوسط وأفريقيا لطب العيون

بمشاركة الجمعية الأردنية لفاحصي البصر

The Jordanian Ophthalmological Society

In Collaboration with

European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE)

Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO)

With participation of The Jordanian Association of Optometrists

المؤتمر الدولي الثاني عشر لجمعية أطباء العيون الأردنية

The 12th International Congress of the Jordanian Ophthalmological Society

Le Royal Hotel, Amman

6-9 May 2015

 

 

 

WELCOME MESSAGE

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of the executive committee it gives us a great pleasure to invite you and welcome you to attend the 12th International Congress of the Jordanian Ophthalmological Society, in collaboration with European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) with participation of The Jordanian Association of Optometrists, the congress will take place at Le Royal Hotel, Amman-Jordan during the period between May 6-9, 2015.

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

Ophthalmological exhibition of pharmaceuticals, equipments and other related products will take place to allow interaction between delegates and exhibitors.

The social program will reflect the Jordanian hospitality and generosity for all participants.

We hope, therefore, that you will find this congress attractive from both the scientific professional, as well as the social aspects.

We cordially express our gratitude to all those planning to attend and to the participating organizations, agencies and companies for their support.

Your active participation will be greatly appreciated.

Yours sincerely,

 

Dr. Faisal Fayyad

President of the Congress  

 

COMMITTEES OF THE CONGRESS

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Faisal Fayyad – President of the Congress

Issam Al-Bataineh – President of the JOS Society

Muawyah Al-Bdour – Chairman of the Scientific Committee

Stefan Seregard – President of SOE

Ahmed Abdulla Ahmed – President of MEACO

Bashar Omari – President of JAO

Ahmad Al-Rashdan

Mamdouh Abdel Salam

Ali Anasweh

Marwan Ramadan

Ayman Mdanat

Mohammad Abusamak

Basel Baarah

Mohammad Abu Dab’at

Fuad Al-Sayegh

Mohammed Abu Ameareh

Ghassan Jayyousi

Omar Abdelal

Hayel Obeidat

Qassem Obeidat

Ibrahim Al-Nawayseh

Raed Shatnawi

Jamil Qasim

Shadi Al-Khatib

Janet Hina

Samir El-Mulki

Khaled Al-Sharif

Sura Sabelaish

Mahmoud Al-Salem

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Muawyah Al-Bdour – Chairman of the Scientific Committee

Ahmad Abu-Baker

Ahmad Al-Shobaki

Basel Baarah

Maha Al-Till

Nabil Abotteen

 

MAJOR TOPICS OF THE PRELIMINARY SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

  • Cataract and Anterior Segment
  • Cornea and Refractive Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Neuro – Ophthalmology
  • Ocular Oncology
  • Orbit and Oculoplastic
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • Retina
  • Uveitis
  • Didactic Courses

 

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

Main venue of the Congress

Single             Double

Le Royal Hotel Amman (5 Stars)                            95JOD++        105JOD++

Deluxe Room

  • All the above prices are in JOD and subject to 10% service charge & 16% sales tax, and inclusive of Buffet Breakfast.
  • Free Parking Available at Hotel (Congress Badge Requested)

 

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

 

CALL FOR ABSTRACT

All abstracts must be in English. For free papers, please include a brief summary to include : title, methodology, results and conclusions. For presentations at symposia , please include a brief summary to include: title and content.

Abstracts should be submitted by e mail to: medical@jordan-valley.com

Acknowledgement of abstract receipt will be returned to author(s) e mail address immediately after submission. Deadline for receiving the abstract is

31st December 2014.

 

REGISTRATION FEES

International Participants

USD 300

Jordanian Ophthalmological Society Members

JOD70

The Jordanian Association of Optometrists Members

JOD70

Non-Members

JOD100

Residents & Trainees

JOD50

Didactic Course

JOD10

  • The Registration fees include: Access to the opening ceremony, the scientific sessions, exhibition, lunches, coffee breaks, and congress bag which includes a certificate of attendance, and abstract book with final program.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Weather: Average temperature in May 20-22o
  • Currency: One Jordanian Dinar is equivalent to 1.4 US Dollar.

 

Event’s Downloads

File Name

Link

First Announcement – Part 1

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First Announcement – Part 2

 download

Second Announcement – Part 1

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Second Announcement – Part 2

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Scientific Program Outline

 download

Conference Registration Form

 download

Hotel Registration Form

 download

 

Location:

Le Royal Hotel, Amman