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Iman Sami-Zakhari, MD

Board Certifications:
- American Board of Pediatrics/Pulmonology
- American Board of Pediatrics/Sleep Medicine
Areas of Clinical Interest:
Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, BPD, and sleep, with specific research in the area of pulmonary function testing.

Undergraduate - University of Khartoum
Medical School - University of Khartoum and University of Liverpool, UK
Residency - Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters and Eastern Virginia Medical School
Internship - University of Khartoum Faculty of Medicine (1979)
Fellowship - Children’s National Medical Center (1985)

Clinic Locations: Fairfax

Keystone Publications:

American Thoracic Society International Conference

(2002) Cystic Lung Disease in a patient with Down’s Syndrome

American Thoracic Society International Conference

(2003) A 9-year-old with Sickle Cell Disease, Dyspnea and Hemoptysis

Bronchodilator Responsiveness in Sickle Cell Patients

(2003) American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

DC Thoracic Society annual meeting

(1994) Topical immunoprophylaxis of nasal respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection in cotton rats

Inactivation of respiratory syncytial virus by generic hand dishwashing detergents and antibacterial hand soaps

(1999) Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology

International Respiratory Syncytial Virus Symposium

(2003) Respiratory Syncytial Virus prophylaxis with Palivizumab in high risk patients

Lower Airway Obstruction LAO in Children with Scoliosis

(1998) American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care

Preoperative use of bronchodilators in patients with scoliosis

(2001) Journal of Pediatric Research

Semipermissive Replication and Functional aspects of the Immune Response in a Cotton Rat Model of Human Parainfluenza Virus Type 3 Infection

(1996) Journal of General Virology

Systemic Immunoprophylaxis of Nasal Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection in Cotton Rats

(1995) Journal of Infectious Diseases