The 13th International Conference of the Jordan Cardiac Society

The 13th International Conference of the Jordan Cardiac Society

8-9 November 2017

Le Méridien Amman


Accredited by Jordan Medical Council 12 CME HOURS


Welcome Message 

Dear Colleagues, Members of Jordan Cardiac Society, Dear Distinguished guests

It is a great honor for us to welcome all the participants in Jordan on the occasion of holding the “13th International Conference of the Jordan Cardiac Society” that will take place in our beloved capital, Amman, at Le Méridien Amman, Jordan during the period between November 8-9, 2017.

The conference will feature plenary lectures to be delivered by renowned local, regional and International doctors in addition to free papers, posters, and workshops. Invaluable knowledge and art will be delivered in this conference by such qualified doctors and medical staff, from Jordan, Arab Countries, Europe, UK and USA and Far East Countries.


Jordan is rich in its historical sites that go back to different civilizations, I hope that you will have the chance to visit these historical landmarks including our beloved Petra, one of the seven wonders of the world, Baptism site, Dead Sea, Jerash and he spectacular Wadi Rum.

We would like to extend our gratitude and appreciation to all the pharmaceutical and Medical Suppliers companies for their generous support and contribution to the success of this meeting.


Finally, we wish you all a happy and enjoyable stay in the beautiful Amman and our beloved country Jordan. We hope that you will enjoy our hospitality and return home with pleasant memories from Jordan.


We welcome you all in Jordan.



Saad F. Jaber, MD

President of the Jordan Cardiac Society and the Conference  



The Major Scientific Topics of the Conference are:

  • Coronary Artery Disease

  •  Heart Failure

  • Valvular Heart Disease

  • Congenital Heart Disease

  • Vascular Disease

  • Preventive Medicine

  • Electrophysiology

  • Cardiac Anesthesia

  • Cardiac Imaging (MRI, CT scan and Echo)

  • Workshops:

      • (CCU – ICU), CATH technicians, Perfusionist and Cardiac Nursing.

      • ECG interpretation training.

      • Radial Approach.  

      • Transcatheter Cardiac closure devices.

      • Endoscopy Vascular heart (EVH).

Previous Presidents of Jordan Cardiac Society 

  • Daoud Hanania, MD

  • Yousef Goussous, MD

  • Mo’ayad Al-Naser, MD

  • Aktham Hiari, MD

  • Hussam Nesheiwat, MD

  • Mohammad Krayyem, MD

  • Fakhri Al-Hakim, MD


Committees Of The Conference

Executive Committee

  • Saad Jaber, MD                               President of the Society and Conference

  • Abdelfattah Abu-Haweleh, MD    Treasurer Committee                     

  • Akram Saleh, MD                           Vice President   

  • Ali Abu-Rumman, MD                            Social Committee       

  • Issa Ghanma, MD                           Scientific Committee  

  • Mustafa Jammal, MD                     Scientific Committee           

  • Emad Hijazi, MD                                     Social Committee

  • Ibrahim Jarrad, MD                        Vocational Committee

  • Moaath Al-Smady, MD                 Secretary General    


Scientific Committee

  • Chairman of the Scientific Committee

    Issa Ghanma, MD                Mustafa Jammal, MD 

  • Abdelfattah Abu-Haweleh, MD

  • Akram Saleh, MD

  • Alaa Ababneh, MD

  • Ali Abu-Rumman, MD

  • Ayman Hammoudeh, MD

  • Emad Hijazi, MD

  • Eyas Al Mousa, MD

  • Hussein Amrat, MD

  • Ibrahim Jarrad, MD

  • Imad Alhaddad, MD

  • Iyad Ammouri, MD

  • Ma’moun Al-Qaruoti, MD 

  • Moaath Al-Smady, MD

  • Mohamad Jarrah, MD

  • Munir Zaqqa, MD

  • Saad Jaber, MD

  • Yaser Al-Ghoul, MD

  • Yousef Zurikat, MD

  • Zakaria Al-Qaqa, MD


Treasure Committee

  • Abdelfattah Abu-Haweleh, MD                  Chairman of the Treasurer Committee

  • Ali Abu-Rumman, MD

  • Mr. Faris Theib


Social Committee

  • Ali Abu-Rumman, MD                     Chairman of the Social Committee

  • Emad Hijazi, MD


Faculty Speakers

  • Abdel Raouf Saeedi, KSA

  • Claus Preusse, Germany

  • Emad Al Jaber, Italy

  • Gerhard Wagner, Germany   

  • Haitham Amin, Bahrain

  • Ibrahim Alrashdan, Kuwait

  • Janice Till, UK

  • Joerg Seeburger, Germany

  • Julio Núñez, Spain

  • K R Balakrishnan, India

  • Loris Salvador, Italy  

  • Magdi El-Omar, UK

  • Mohammad Hajjiri, USA

  • Naseer Ahmed, Italy

  • Nawwar Al Attar, UK

  • Rafat Jaber, USA

  • Ragheb Hasan, UK

  • Roman Gebauer, Czech Republic

  • Selim Cemil Isbir, Turkey

  • Ziad Hjazi, Qatar

Congress Registration Fees

International Participants: $300                           

Jordanian Participants: JD 100

Residents and Fellows: JD 50

Medical Student and Nursing: Free

(Pre-registration is required)

The Registration fees include: Access to the opening ceremony, the scientific sessions, exhibition, lunches, coffee breaks, congress bag, certificate of attendance and abstract book.

(except medical students and Nursing).


Registration Details

Venue: Le Meridien Hotel Amman

The Royal Convention Centre

Registration at Dana Hall

Tuesday April 7, 2015 from 11:00-20:00

Wednesday April 8, 2015 and Thursday April 9, 2015 starts at 08:00am.


Hotel Accommodation

Venue: Le Meridien Hotel Amman (5 stars)  

Single room: $185

Double room: $190

Standard Room (Main venue of the conference)

– Above rates in US dollar, per night per room inclusive of 10% service charge & 16% sales tax.

– Above rates include Buffet Breakfast.

– Parking is free for participants. 





One Jordanian Dinar is equivalent to 1.4 US Dollar. Foreign currency may be exchanged freely at any bank or money exchanger. Credit cards are accepted in most hotels, restaurants and shopping malls.

Insurance Liability:

– It is suggested that participants obtain travel and health insurance before they depart from their countries.

– The Congress will not be liable for any accident, injury or illness that may occur.

Visa Requirements and Passports

You must possess a valid passport at least for 6 months.

Nationals of most countries including British Nationals can obtain a visa at Queen Alia International Airport upon arrival. However participants requiring a visa should apply to Jordan Embassies or Diplomatic Missions in their countries.                        

Electrical Current:

220 V. When using 110V, you need an adapter.


The official language of the congress is English.


Temperature in November is expected to be around 18-20C 

Time Zone

Jordan is Two hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).


Event Management Company

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Fax: (+962) 6 461 8558         

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