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artist , educator , oncologist

Wilma Bulkin Siegel, American oncologist, educator, artist. Licensed physician, Pennsylvania, New York.


Siegel, Wilma Bulkin was born on December 2, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Morris and Minnie (Staffin) Bulkin.


Bachelor, University of Pennsylvania, 1958;Doctor of Medicine, Women's Medical College Pennsylvania, 1962;student, National Academy Design, New York, 1989-1993;student, New School, New York, 1974-1984;studied with Rowena Smith, Fort Lauderdale, 1991-1994.


Rotating intern, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, 1963;resident in internal medicine, Temple University Hospital, 1964-1965;fellow in hematology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, 1966;fellow in cancer chemotherapy, Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital, 1967;assistant attending physician division neoplastic medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, New York City, 1967-1974;clinical assistant physician, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, 1974-1975;private practice, Extra Greenspan, M.D. and Associations, 1974-1975;attending physician, Trafalgar Hospital, New York City, 1975;assistant attending physician, Montefiore Medical Center, New York City, 1976-1981;attending physician, Montefiore Medical Center, New York City, since 1981;medical director, Beth Abraham Hospital, Ritter-Scheuer Hospital, New York City, 1983-1987;director hospice education and research, Beth Abraham Hospital, New York City, since 1988. Assistant professor medicine department oncology Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, 1979-1990, assistant professor medicine department epidemiology and social medicine, since 1988, emeritus professor, since 1990. Member cancer committee Montefiore Medical Center, member of advisory committee home care department.

Member of advisory committee Bronx Comty.Home Care, Hospice Visiting Nurse Svc. of the Bronx.


  • Licensed physician, Pennsylvania, New York.


  • Other Work

    • One-person shows include AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin, Hotel Pfister, Milwaukee, 1997. Exhibited in group shows Bailey Hall Exhibits, Fort Lauderdale, 1992-1997, Fort Lauderdale City Hall, 1992, Lauderhill Library., Fort Lauderdale, 1993, LeGrange (Georgia) Museum, 1995, Marcella Geltman Gallery, Northern New Jersey, 1995, Women for the Visual Arts, Boca Raton, Florida, 1995, Northwood University Art Gallery, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1995-1997, Gwinnett Fine Arts Center, Duluth, Georgia, 1996, San Diego Watercolor Society International Exhibition, 1996, North Valley Art League National Show, Redding, California, 1997, San Bernardino (California) Art Association National Show, 1997, Hollywood (Florida) Art and Culture Center, 1997, Kentucky Watercolor Society, Elizabethtown, 1997.

      Represented in private collections. Contributor articles to medical journals.


Member American Medical Association, American Society Clinical Oncology, Eastern Pain Association, Academy Hospice Physicians, Foundation Thanatology, Foundation for Research on Sexually Transmitted Diseases, New York Cancer Society, New York County Medical Society, Eastern Clinical Oncology Group, Bronx Professional Services Review Organizations, National Association Women Artists Inc. (juried, 1st Place award 1999, Moore Greenblatt Memorial award 1995), 2+3 Artist Group Inc. (juried), Florida Artist Group Inc.

(juried), Gold Coast Watercolor Society (Dick Blick award 1994), Georgia Watercolor Society, Florida Watercolor Society, Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Association (associate), International Arts-Medicine Association, American Physicians Art Association.


Married Jesse Sanders Siegel, November 11, 1976 (divorced 1975). Children: Hillary Siegel Levin, Nancy Siegel Jaffee.

Morris Bulkin

Minnie (Staffin) Bulkin

Jesse Sanders Siegel

Hillary Siegel Levin Siegel

Nancy Siegel Jaffee Siegel