Daniel F. Seidman

Daniel F. Seidman, Ph.D.,is the director of the smoking cessation service at Columbia University Medical Center whose revolutionary techniques for quitting have been featured on Oprah, in The Wall Street Journal, and RealAge.com.

Books by this Author

Smoke-Free in 30 Days


Prepare to quit smoking with Daniel Seidman

Hear Daniel Seidman's thoughts as you prepare to quit smoking with help from his new book, SMOKE-FREE IN 30 DAYS.

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Nothing feels better than accomplishing something you didn’t know you could do.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Being a father to my two sons.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I’m interested in what people have to say, so they like to talk to me.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. tennis pro

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. “Smoking can't solve a real life problem; it is a real life problem.” Also I like to say “really!” when I am curious about what someone is saying.