Dr. Saba Samee joined the Alexandria & Clinton Allergy Associates in 2002 as a clinician specializing in allergy, asthma, and immunology. Her areas of expertise include asthma, allergy immunotherapy, urticaria, and chronic sinusitis in children and adults.
Dr. Samee double-majored in Zoology and Chemistry at Howard University in Washington, D.C. There she was awarded a National Competitive Scholarship for academic excellence award. She was initiated in Beta Kappa Chi Honor Society and Zoology Honor Society. In 1991 Samee was awarded the HUCM Academic Merit Scholarship, which aided her as she attended Howard University College of Medicine. There she received an Honors in Surgery and was awarded the Student Council Service Award. She continued her medical education while interning at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, where she also completed her residency in Internal Medicine with an emphasis in General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics & Women's Health.
Upon completing her residency in 1997, she was honored with the Senior Resident Research Commendation and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. In September of that year Samee became part of Healthways Family Medical Center as a solo internal medicine practitioner and Assistant Practice Manager. A year later she left Healthways to join George Washington University Primary Care Associates as the Assistant Professor of Health Care Sciences. In July of 2000, she continued her postdoctoral training at the University of Virginia as a Clinical Fellow in the Department of Medicine - Allergy Asthma and Immunology Division. She presented her research on Hyperpolarized helium at local and national allergy scientific meetings.
From 2000 to 2001, Dr. Saba Samee earned several awards, including the President's Grant-in-Aid Award in Asthma and the 3rd place American Board of Allergy and Immunology Von Pirquet Award. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and the National Board of Medical Examiners.