Dr Qais Ghanem


Ottawa, ON

Member since:

April 1, 2013



Retired prof of medicine. Writes 4 Unpublished-Ottawa Huffington Post. Poet. Author 3 novels: FINAL FLIGHT FROM SANAA, TWO BOYS FROM ADEN COLLEGE; FORBIDDEN LOVE IN THE LAND OF SHEBA; MY ARAB SPRING MY CANADA found@ Books on Beechwood, Octopus Ottawa

What country are you from?

Born in Yemen where Arabic is spoken, but moved to Canada 40 years ago

What languages do you speak?

English, Arabic, fair French, intermediate Italian

Which languages would you like to practice?


What Dr Qais Ghanem is saying about this Meetup Group

conversed in Italian for the first part, then somehow reverted to French!

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  • King Wale Ade

    Check out our new look http://www.meetup.com/The-Burbs/­­
    and also LIKE us at
    We hope to see you and your friends at the next meetup.
    As we try to grow this network, please feel free to invite your other friends to join or attend as a guest. If you want to discover the FUN things people do outside the urban city of Ottawa, you are welcome to join our group of Super Surbanbanites in Kanata, Stittsville, Carp, Dunrobbin, Carlteton Place etc.

    Jul 29, 2014 11:37 AM
  • Joan Purcell

    Hi there, I voted for you.

    Joan (My French name: Jeanne ).

    Apr 27, 2014 7:53 PM
  • Tony Young

    meeting w the dean tat St Pauls tomorrow at 1pm...are you free?

    Jan 15, 2014 12:46 AM
  • Christopher Yordy

    Ottawa International Connection

    Welcome Dr. Qais,

    I look forward to meeting you. We will be hosting an event on deforestation in Brazil on April 20th and it would be wonderful to meet you there.


    Apr 04, 2013 12:15 PM
  • Beth

    Hmm, there's no event on Friday. We only have meetups on Wednesday nights. Check out the OttawaBabel calendar!

    Apr 03, 2013 4:31 PM
  • Beth

    OttawaBabel: Ottawa's International Language Exchange

    Hi there, welcome to OttawaBabel! We're looking forward to meeting you soon!

    Apr 02, 2013 8:17 AM

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