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Salah Jamal

Salah Jamal is CookBookDoc

At age 17 he fled from Palestina to Barcelona after the 6-days-war. There he studied medicine and became plastic surgeon.
“But what I really liked was history and writing and the culture.”
So in addition he studied history and now works as professor for
nutrition and cultural history at the private university Vic in Barcelona if he does not treat his patients. Continue reading Salah Jamal

Miguel Sanchez Romera

Miguel Sanchez Romera is Cook(Book)Doc

Miguel Sánchez Romera is the Chef and owner of the L`Esguard Restaurante (got a Michelin star, closed in 2008 since he moved to Ney York). And he is neurologist!
He is, above all, a creator of emotions and feelings, who, guided by his scientific character, inspires to amazing perfectionism in his culinary preparations in which chromaticism and geometry form a partnership to bring us closer to the magnificent world of surprise and pleasure, not forgetting a type of taste delirium created by a brilliant and exceptional technique and an unimaginable creative spirit. Continue reading Miguel Sanchez Romera

Juan José Lopera

Juan José Lopera is TenorDoc and CharityDoc

Was born in Colombia. He qualified as a medical doctor before he began studying singing. For three years he combined this with his work as a doctor before coming to Europe in 1993. His wide operatic repertoire includes Nemorino in L’elisir d’amore (Donizetti), Ernesto in Don Pasquale (Donizetti), Don Ramiro in La Cenerentola (Rossini), Belfiore in La finta giardiniera (Mozart), Lindoro in L’Italiana in Algeri (Rossini), Paolino in Il matrimonio segreto (Cimarosa), Fenton in Falstaff (Verdi), Ferrando in Cosi fan tutte (Mozart), Tonio in La fille du Regiment (Donizetti), Peleo in Le nozze di Teti e Peleo (Rossini), Belmonte in Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni (Mozart) and many others. Continue reading Juan José Lopera

Jorge Drexler

Jorge Drexler is ComposerDoc and SingingDoc and more

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Jorge Abner Drexler Prada (born September 21, 1964) is a Uruguayan musician, actor. He is a doctor specialized in otolaryngology.

In 2004, Drexler won wide acclaim after becoming the first Uruguayan ever to win an Academy Award. He won for composing the song “Al Otro Lado del Río” from The Motorcycle Diaries. Continue reading Jorge Drexler