An interview with Dr. Vic Sidel


  • Clyde Lanford (Lanny) Smith Department of Family and Social Medicine, MMC/AECOM, Bronx New York, USA
  • Linnea Capps


Victor W. Sidel, MD, has been a long-time member of the faculty of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center. He has dual appointments in Family and Social Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health. This inter-view explored several aspects of his long career, concentrating on activism and social justice issues. This transcript is based on two interviews. One was conducted by Lanny Smith, MD, MPH, DTM&H, and the other by Linnea Capps, MD, MPH. The final transcript was edited by Drs. Victor Sidel, Ruth Sidel, and Matthew Anderson.