Samuel Vidal, M.D., Ph.D.Instructor
Dr. Vidal is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, an infectious diseases physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and a Staff Scientist in the Barouch laboratory at the Center for Virology and Vaccine Research. He received his B.A. in biochemistry from Haverford College and both his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the Medical Scientist Training Program at Columbia University. He completed both his internship and residency in internal medicine at the New York Presbytarian Hospital Columbia campus. He later completed subspecialty training in infectious diseases at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital followed by an NIH T32 postdoctoral research fellowship. Dr. Vidal attends on the inpatient and outpatient infectious diseases services at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. His research interests include microbial pathogenesis and immunology, preclinical and early clinical development of prophylactic and therapeutic interventions for infectious diseases, and tuberculosis vaccine development.