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المؤتمر السنوي الخامس و الأربعون لجمعية الجراحين الأردنية

The 45th Annual Conference of Jordanian Surgical Society

 Important Dates and Deadlines

  • ​​Abstracts Submission Closes 25th  October 2017-  Email 

  • Notification of Abstract Acceptance 1st  of November.

  • Pre Congress Day 29th  November, 2017

  • Congress Days :-

          30th November – 8:00 AM – 18:00 PM

           1st   December – 8:00 AM – 18:00 PM

           2nd  December – 8:00 AM – 18:00 PM

          Gala Dinner Friday 1st December 2017 , 20:00 PM- 23:00 PM By Invitation



The weather in Amman in December Periods of Sun and Clouds, temperatures are around 9-14 C°, Warm clothes needed during day and Specially at night time.


Electrical Current

220 AC volts, 50 cycles, requiring rounded two- Prong wall plugs. Visitors

from the US will need a Transformer which most hotels can provide.




The official language in Jordan is Arabic, but English is widely spoken – especially in the cities. Many Jordanians have travelled or have been educated abroad so French, Russian, German, Italian, Spanish, and others are also spoken, but to a lesser extent. The Jordanian people are understanding and will help you whenever they are able.


October – March: Greenwich Mean Time plus 2 hours(G.M.T. + 2)

April – September: Greenwich Mean Time plus 3 hours(G.M.T.+ 3)

Jordan is seven hours ahead of US Eastern Time


One Jordanian Dinar is equivalent to 1.4 USD


Credit  Cards   

Credit cards are accepted at hotels, restaurants and larger shops, including American Express, Visa, Diners Club, and Master Card.

Please note that many Smaller shops still prefer cash payment in the Jordanian currency, and it’s essential for shopping in the local souks.

Airport Transfer Services


Arriving to Queen Alia International Airport 

  • The Airport Express Bus (JD 4 ) runs to Amman every 30 minutes (from 6am to 6pm); the night bus  runs hourly (6pm to midnight).

  • Airport Taxis are beige with sign, cost  about (JD 16-18) to downtown Amman (around 40 minutes).

  • Car hire is available in the arrivals hall.


Congress Language


  • The official language of the congress is English, No Simultaneous Translation


  • We request that all abstract and subsequent manuscript submissions are made in English.




  • The participants name badges serve as an admission pass to all scientific sessions, the exhibition and the congress area.

  • Participants are kindly requested to keep their name badges displayed at all times during the congress.

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