Samuel Vidal, M.D., Ph.D.Post-Doctoral Fellow
Dr. Vidal is an infectious diseases physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital and an NIH T32 postdoctoral fellow in the Barouch laboratory at the Center for Virology and Vaccine Research. He received his B.A. in biochemistry magna cum laude from Haverford College and both his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the Medical Scientist Training Program at Columbia University. During predoctoral training his research focused on taxane resistance in advanced carcinomas and he received the Robert A. Savitt and George H. McCormack Award for skill and compassion in clinical care. He subsequently completed both his internship and residency in internal medicine at the New York Presbytarian Hospital Columbia campus before completing subspecialty training in infectious diseases at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. His research interests include microbial pathogenesis and immunology as well as preclinical and early clinical development of prophylactic and therapeutic interventions for infectious diseases.