Friday, September 21, 2007 First Week in Doha 16 Sept 2007 Today is the first day of the work week (Sunday) and my 3rd day on the job. It was the day to begin tests for immigration processing at the Medical Commission where I met a fellow American, married to the new medical librarian, with her two small children, ages 3 and 7. (As always, women and children proceed through one line, men through another.) Although just coming from the California Bay area, the family was originally from Bali. We went through one line to hand over materials (prepared by the
Category: In and out of Qatar 2007-2010
The text and images of the blog I kept while living in Qatar when I worked for Weill Cornell Medical College will appear here. The blog included daily events, excursions in Qatar as well as trips I made out Qatar. The trips out took me to a number of places such as Turkey, Syria and Oman as well as trips to England and France and occasional trips to New York City. Although Blogs have last in first out, this reconstruction will begin at the beginning (September 2007) and end at the end of my time in Qatar (March-April 2010.