Preventative Health and Education
Diabetes & Hypertension
Depression & Anxiety
Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
DR.Lobina kalam md
BOARD CERTIFIED INTERNIST
Dr. Lobina Kalam, MD is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. She has practiced Internal Medicine for over 12 years, specializing in Upper Respiratory Tract Infections, Diabetes & Hypertension and Depression & Anxiety. Dr. Kalam attended Bryn Mawr College, PA, and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Biology major and Psychology minor. She earned her M.D. from SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine and did her Residency at Beth Israel Medical Center in Internal Medicine. Dr. Kalam has done both clinical and bench research in Medicine in the past, specifically in Asthma and Allergies. She was accepted to Brigham and Women's Hospital Fellowship program for Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, Harvard Medical School. She earned an honorary distinguished fellow certificate for the field of Cardiology in 2007 and held the position of Assistant Professor of Medicine at Albert Einstein School of Medicine from 2015-2017.
Dr. Kalam grew up locally in Astoria after immigrating at the age of 5 and is excited to be practicing in Long Island City. In her spare time, Dr, Kalam enjoys writing and painting. She is a twice published author in poetry, with her last book entitled "Gossamer," as well as a Fine Oil Painter of both still-lifes as well as Expressionist art.
Dr. Kalam has done work internationally, at BIRDEM hospital, in Bangladesh while a medical student at SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine. She provided care to the poorest, most underserved community of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Outside of her medical pursuits, she is a fellow Queens resident, a world traveler who has been to thirty countries, a foodie who also enjoys cooking and yoga in her leisure. '
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SPECIALTY: Internal Medicine
EDUCATION: SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Undergraduate degree from Bryn Mawr College
RESIDENCY: Beth Israel Medical Center
HOSPITAL AFFILIATION: NY Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical College
LANGUAGES: English, Bengali