Drained and heartbroken, physician forced to leave Lebanon by neverending catastrophes

US-trained emergency physician Nour al-Jalbout wanted desperately to serve her fellow Lebanese, but less than two years after returning home she says the country's endless heartbreaks are forcing her to leave. She is now waiting on a US visa to take up a job offer at Harvard and, on its approval, she will join hundreds of doctors who are fleeing Lebanon's political and economic crises, even during a pandemic. N°96A867