Samira Jeimy


Samira Jeimy is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, at Western University. She is the training Program Director and Residency Program Committee Chair for Clinical Immunology and Allergy, co-chair of the Women in Allergy and Immunology section of the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (CSACI), and co-chair of the scientific abstract committee at CSACI.

3 Contributions
by Victoria Cook Aleah Gustafson Samira Jeimy

Food oral immunotherapy through a parent’s lens: A paradigm shift in food allergy management

A case study highlights the importance of the patient’s perspective in navigating food allergies and of advocating for yourself in the face of scarce resources.

by Samira Jeimy Sabina Vohra-Miller Natasha Correa

Debunking the myth of immunity debt

Immunity debt is an attractive concept. But there is little evidence for it as an explanation for the resurgence in pediatric respiratory infections.

by Natasha Correa Samira Jeimy

‘There aren’t many options for people like me’: A Q&A on living with food allergies

Rates of food allergy have increased in recent decades. 9 per cent of Canadians now report having a food allergy.

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