The First Jordanian International Neonatology Conference

مجموعة إختصاص الخداج الأردنية

جمعية أطباء الأطفال الأردنية

The Jordanian Neonatology Group

Jordan Pediatrics Society


The First Jordanian International Neonatology Conference

المؤتمر الدولي الأردني الأول لطب الخداج وحديثي الولادة


Landmark Amman Hotel and Conference Center

4-6 May 2017






Dear Colleagues,


On behalf of the executive committee it gives us a great pleasure to invite you and welcome you to attend The First Jordanian International Neonatology Conference, which will be held on 4-6 May 2017 at Landmark Amman Hotel and Conference Center Amman-Jordan.


The conference is designed to meet the needs of Neonatologists, Paediatricians, Pharmacists, nurses dealing with Neonate who wish to expand the understanding and increase the knowledge of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.


Prominent international speakers and leading experts from all the fields of Neonatology and Pediatrics will provide comprehensive, up-to-date and evidence based answers to the most frequent questions that arise at patient’s bedside in everyday practice.


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


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


Let’s meet on 4-6 May 2017 and build new ideas for the future of Neonatal Medicine.


Your active participation will be greatly appreciated.


Yours sincerely,


Dr. Taleb A.D. AL-Sweaiti

Conference President

The Major Scientific Topics of the Conference are:

  • Neonatal Gastroenterology and Nutrition

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

  • Neonatal Infections and Vaccines  

  • Neonatal Radiology

  • Neonatal Nephrology

  • Neonatal Hematology

  • Neonatal Cardiology

  • Neonatal Surgery

  • Neonatal Endocrinology

  • Neonatal Neurology

  • Neonatal Respiratory Diseases

  • Others:






  • Workshop

           Non-invasive Ventilation


           Nonconventional Ventilation

    Workshop Fees: US$ 100

Committee Chairs Of The Conference

Executive Committee

  • Taleb Al-Sweaiti, MD           Chairman 

  • Abeer Hasan, MD

  • Eman Badran, MD

  • Mayssa Jallad, MD

  • Mohammad Maghyreh, MD

  • Osama Abu-Salah, MD

  • Issa Ali Khashashneh, MD

  • Wadah Khriesat, MD

  • Yousef Abu Osba, MD


Scientific Committee

  • Eman Badran, MD      Chairman

  • Ahmad Obeidat, MD

  • Faten Awaysheh, MD

  • Faten Maaytah, MD

  • Hussein Jarwan, MD

  • Mahmoud Kaabneh, MD

  • Manar Al-Lawama, MD

  • Osama Abu-Salah, MD

  • Saed Najem, MD

  • Taleb Al-Sweaiti, MD

  • Wadah Khriesat, MD

  • Wasim Khaswneh, MD

  • Yousef Abu Osba, MD

  • Manal Kas’ab, RN, PhD

  • Abeer Ayoub, PharmaD


Social And Exhibition Committee

  • Wadah Khriesat, MD            Chairman

  • Faten Awaisheh, MD

  • Hanadi Al-Rimawi, MD 

  • Mayssa Jallad, MD

  • Raeda Ghanneem, MD


Media Committee

  • Hussein Jarwan, MD           Chairman

  • Faten Maaytah, MD               Chairman

  • Osama Abu-Salah, MD


Treasury Committee

  • Taleb Al-Sweaiti, MD           Chairman  

  • Faten Maaytah, MD

  • Mohammad Al-Shobaki, MD

  • Osama Abu-Salah, MD

  • Wadah Khriesat, MD


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:

Acknowledgement of abstract receipt will be returned to author(s) e mail address immediately after submission. Deadline for receiving the abstract is 25 April 2017.

Congress Registration Fees


Early-Bird Registration

International Participants: $250

Specialist Member of the Jordan Pediatric Society: $200

Specialist Non Members:  $250

Residents: $150 

Nurses (One Day with Lunch): $100

Pharmacist (One Day with Lunch): $100 

Workshop: $100 


Late Registration

International Participants: $300

Specialist Member of the Jordan Pediatric Society: $250

Specialist Non Members:  $300

Residents: $200 

Nurses (One Day with Lunch): $150

Pharmacist (One Day with Lunch): $150 

Workshop: $150 

Medical Students: Free of registration (including attending the scientific sessions and obtaining the certificate.

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 with CME, and abstract book with final program.


The JOA Secretariat

Jordan Valley Conferences & exhibition services

Tel: +962 6 461 8448

Fax: +962 6 4618558




Hotel Accommodation

Venue: Landmark Amman Hotel & Conference Center (5 stars) 

Standard Room

Single room: JD 95++

Double room: JD 105++

– Above rates in Jordanian Dinar, subject to 10% service charge & 16% sales tax, and inclusive of Buffet Breakfast.

– Free Parking Available at Hotel (Conference Badge Requested)  



  • Neonatologists
  • General Pediatricians
  • Pharmacists
  • Dietitians
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Nurses



Climate: Average Temperature in May varies between (28c-32c) Mostly

Currency: The Jordanian official currency is Jordanian Dinar (JD)

The rate of exchange for US Dollar = 0.7 JD

Transportation: From airport (queen Alia) to hotel taxis always available, price about 25 JD (35$)

Visa: For participation from Europe and US. Need visa, it can be obtained on arrival to Queen Alia International Airport.

Letter of Invitation: This will be forwarded upon request without any financial obligations from the congress.


Event’s Downloads

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First Announcement


Hotel Reservation Form



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