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  • 05 - Jun
  • 2024

The First Scientific Forum for Honorary Professors held at the School of Medicine

The first scientific forum for Honorary Professors was held at the School of Medicine entitled:

 School of Medicine Honorary Professors Forum

The event was held under the auspices of the   Dean of the School of Medicine, prof. Yasser Al-Rayyan, and the scientific program of the forum extended over Sunday and Monday 2,3-6-2024.  The honorary professors presented a set of valuable scientific lectures that dealt with important and emerging topics in the field of medical education, scientific research and artificial intelligence, as well as a presentation of the results of their solid scientific studies in various medical specialties and abroad and the patents they obtained. 

In a welcoming speech delivered at the forum, the Dean welcomed the honorary professors and appreciated their efforts and qualitative contributions to the School of Medicine, and also expressed, on behalf of  members of the teaching and administrative staff, many thanks to His Excellency the President of the University, Prof. Nathir Obeidat, for the initiative and for providing great support, which culminated in the completion of this distinguished event, its success and the achievement of its goals, and he also thanked all those in charge of organizing this event, including the dean's  deputies and assistants , heads of departments, and the  Director of the Scientific Research Office and Members of the teaching and administrative staff.

Twelve honorary professors in the basic and clinical departments participated in presenting scientific lectures during the forum as follows:

The honorary professors in the departments also participated in various academic activities that included:

1. Participation as examiners in the clinical skills exam for sixth-year students (graduates) in the main departments, which was held from 3-6/6/2024, in each of the departments of internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics. 

2. Providing scientific lectures in the departments for faculty members, graduate students and doctors of the higher specialization program at the university hospital.

3.Holding panel discussions for selected medical cases prepared by the departments to exchange experiences and provide consultation in the medical subspecialties they carry out.

5.The preparation for the completion of memorandums of cooperation between the School of Medicine and the University of Jordan with prestigious international academic institutions.

The honorary professors, in turn, expressed their pride in joining the family of the School of Medicine and the University of Jordan and their keenness to continue their active participation in the academic and research process and work to develop joint research and academic cooperation to achieve more distinguished achievements and desired strategic goals at the level of academic reputation and scientific production and the accompanying steady progress in international rankings.

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