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Jordan Cardiac Society

The Jordan Cardiac Society is an affiliated member of the European Society of Cardiology

Jordan, JO




Dr Krayyem and Prof. FerrariJCS president, Dr Mohammad Krayyem, signs the Memorandum of Understanding with Prof. Roberto Ferrari, FESC (President of the ESC 2008-2010) during the ESC Congress 2009 in Barcelona and thus confirms the affiliation to the ESC.

 

Structure 2011-2012

President

Dr Fakhri Hakeem

Registrar

Dr Awni Al-Madani

Treasurer

Dr Issa Ganma

Head of Scientific Committee

Dr Eyas Al Mousa

Head of Social Committee

Dr Ali Abu Rumman

Vice-President

Dr Akram Saleh

Secretary

Fares Deeb

Board Members

Dr Hatem Salaheen Abbadi
Dr Moath Sumadi
Dr Hussein Amarat

Number of Members: 150
Year of Foundation: 1988
Year of ESC Affiliation: 2009 

Activities

  • A monthly gathering called Cath and Echo conference is held. It is usually quite a lively meeting, discussing interesting cases and lessons from complications.
  • Involvement in supervising and organising cardiology training.
  • Supervision and monitoring of private cardiology practice & pricing. There is a large amount of private practice in Jordan. The majority of these patients are from other Arab countries.
  • Organisation of various educational courses and symposia by both local and international guest speakers.
  • The international conference of the Jordan Annual Meetings

Publications

No independent publication yet of the JCS.