Dr. Samar Hameed is an Academic Hospitalist within the Division of Hospital Medicine at New York Hospital Queens (NYHQ) since 2012. Dr. Hameed is a graduate of Dow Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan. She completed her Internal Medicine residency training at Saint Peters University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ, which was followed by a Geriatrics fellowship residency at NYHQ.
As a hospitalist attending at NYHQ, her areas of interest are Geriatrics and Palliative Care. She has been involved in various research projects that have been accepted as oral and poster presentations. Besides English, she is also fluent in Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi. She is currently a member of the Society of Hospitalist Medicine (SHM) and American Geriatrics Society (AGS).