Dr. Samira Yasmeen Ahmed MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine Board Certified, USA), MBA (USA), is a medical graduate from Mymensingh Medical College (MMC), now Internal Medicine Consultant at Asgar Ali Hospital.
After Completion of her Internship at Mymensingh Medical College (MMC) and then Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), she traveled to USA and completed her MBA at San Francisco State University, California while residing there with her spouse and two kids.
Later she joined University of California San Francisco (UCSF), one of the top most hospital in USA, at their San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) campus as a research associate and worked under two cardiologists helping them in their Medical Research. One of her research work was published in a Medical Journal named Circulation.
After passing three separate exams she became Certified Educational Commission for foreign Medical Graduate (ECFMG) which is a requirement for applying for residency.
She then completed 3 year Residency Training in Internal Medicine in an UCSF affiliated country hospital at Oakland California that focuses medical care for undeserved population of the area and also became California Medical Board Certified.
In the residency program she had to run a team of 4-6 interns and medical students, overlooking the care of the team and directly communicating with the Consultant, part of the job was teaching her fellow team mates, Case Presentation, CME meeting attendance, seeing patients at a Primary Clinic and Specialty Clinic, especially Diabetes & Heart Failure Clinic.
Upon completing her residency she then become Internal Medicine Board Certified.
She worked for Kaiser Permanente Medical Group at San Francisco which is one of the largest HMO group in USA for few years. She then joined San Mateo County Clinic at San Francisco, California again focusing on underserved and immigrant population.
Dr. Samira is highly skilled and experienced in her area.
She has returned to Bangladesh end of 2015 with the passion to serve her country people with quality medical care and joined Asgar Ali Hospital as respective Consultant – Internal Medicine.
Besides her OPD Clinic Consultation, she also oversees the ‘Executive Screening” Consultations.