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Seeba Anam, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Seeba Anam, MD, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist. She is especially interested in diagnosing and treating pediatric patients with neuropsychiatric conditions, including affective disorders, anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.

In her research work, Dr. Anam examines the effects of cultural factors on the manifestation of internalizing and externalizing psychiatric disorders in the child and adolescent population.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine

Comer Children's Hospital 

5721 S. Maryland Avenue 

Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Adult Psychiatry
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Medical School

University of Illinois, Chicago

Internship, Residency and Fellowship

New York University, New York


American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry American Psychiatric Association

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-1519

Office Fax

(773) 702-9929

Office Postal Address

Seeba Anam, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 3077
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

  • Child and adolescent psychiatry
  • Affective disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Trauma and stress-related disorders
  • Cultural competence in mental health care

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Selected Publications

Anam S, Jummani R, Coffey B, Wieland N. Treatment of juvenile-onset bipolar disorder in a child with Turner's syndrome. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. 2007 Jun;17(3):384-90

Gabbay V, Coffey BJ, Babb JS, Meyer L, Wachtel C, Anam S, Rabinovitz B. Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcus: comparison of diagnosis and treatment in the community and at a specialty clinic. Pediatrics. 2008 Aug;122(2)273-8.