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Khaled Hosseini, Afghan writer. Named one of The 100 Most Influential People in the World, TIME magazine, 2008; recipient Humanitarian award, United Nations Refugee Agency. Goodwill envoy United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

Background

Hosseini, Khaled was born on March 4, 1965 in Kabul, Afghanistan. Arrived in Paris, 1976,arrived in San Jose, California, 1980.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Santa Clara University, California, 1988. Doctor of Medicine, University California, San Diego, 1993.

Career

Internist residency Cedars-Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles. Internist, 1996—2004, Kaiser Medical Offices, Mountain View, California.

Works

Membership

Goodwill envoy United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

Connections

Married Roya Hosseini. Children: Haris, Farah.

spouse:
Roya Hosseini

children:
Haris Hosseini

Farah Hosseini