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Dr. Bashir “Bash” Hamed (Hamza Haq), a Syrian doctor with battle-tested skills in emergency medicine, makes the difficult decision to flee his country with his younger sister Amira. With the hope of returning to his career in medicine, together Bash and Amira strive to build a new life in Canada while managing the struggles that come with a new country. With life experiences and a medical background unlike his Canadian counterparts, Bash works to navigate a new environment and forge new relationships after earning a coveted residency in the Emergency Department of one of the best hospitals in Toronto, York Memorial.

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  • Writers
    Joseph Kay
    Rachel Langer
    Lynne Kamm
    Nikolijne Troubetzkoy
    Tamara Moulin
    Holly Dale
    Alain Desrochers
    Stefan Pleszczynski
    Erik Canuel
    Hamza Haq
    Laurence Leboeuf
    John Hannah
    Jim Watson
    Ayisha Issa
    Linda E. Smith
    Torri Higginson
    Executive Producers
    Jocelyn Deschênes
    Bruno Dubé
    Joseph Kay
    Tara Woodbury
  • Category / production


  • Format

    13 x 60 min

  • Production years


  • Number of Season


  • Number of episodes


  • Language(s)

    English, French

  • Broadcasters

    NBC, CTV, Vrak, Noovo

Awards and distinctions

  • DGC2020
  • 2020 Directors Guild of Canada Awards

    Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Dramatic Series (Holly Dale)