Khalid Sahak MD


Khalid Sahak

Kabul, Afghanistan

Where did you go for Undergraduate and Medical school?
University of Nebraska - Omaha for undergrad and UNMC for medical school

Career aspirations?

Some kind of a hero. I still have time to think about it.

What was your first job?
Interpreter: Russian to Persian

What is the furthest you've travelled from Omaha? (Why did you go there!?)
Kabul, Afghanistan (21 hour flight) to visit family.

If you couldn't work in medicine, what would you do?
Maybe an architect who designs great hospitals.

Best thing to do in Nebraska if you only had one day?
Visit Lauritzen Gardens or watch a Sandhill Cranes event

Most fond residency experience or memory up to this point?
A patient holding my hand and thanking me for being a doctor.