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Emory Decatur, Piedmont Rockdale, Piedmont Newton, Piedmont Henry, and Northside Hospital

Dr. Tamim is a board-certified medical oncologist with expertise in treating solid tumors, blood cancers and hematologic disorders. She completed training in internal medicine and was a fellow in hematology and oncology at the Emory University School of Medicine. Prior to joining Atlanta Cancer Care, Dr. Tamim was a faculty member at Emory University and an attending physician at Grady Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Tamim is a member of the Northside Hospital Cancer Committee (NHCI), Quality & Improvement Committee and the Atlanta Cancer Care Survivorship Committee as well as tht Quality and Therapeutics Committee. In addition, Dr. Tamim serves on the Atlanta Cancer Care Quality & Therapeutics Committee.  Dr. Tamim previously served as the volunteer Medical Director for the Susan G. Komen Atlanta 3-day walk, and she is a board member of the Atlanta Cancer Care Foundation.

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Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology

Clinical Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Division of Hematology/Oncology, 1993-1996

Internship and Residency: Emory University, Atlanta, GA, Department of Medicine, 1990-1993

Medical School: American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 1985-1989

Hospital Affiliations: Dekalb Medical Center, Henry Medical Center, Rockdale Hospital and Southern Regional Medical Center

Education & Training


Emory University School of Medicine – Hematology/Oncology


Emory University School of Medicine – Internal Medicine

Medical School

American University of Beruit

Research & Clinical Trials

Dr. Tamim was co-investigator of a breast cancer post-treatment survivorship study.

Northside Hospital researchers and Atlanta Cancer Care physicians work alongside respected industry partners and nationally recognized clinical trial networks to provide you with access to the latest treatments and prevention methods being tested through clinical trials.

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • breast and colon cancers

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