Fox News medical contributor to conduct first Trump on-camera interview since COVID-19 diagnosis

Fox News medical contributor to conduct first Trump on-camera interview since COVID-19 diagnosis
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A Fox News medical contributor will interview President TrumpDonald TrumpFormer Sen. Heller to run for Nevada governor Overnight Defense & National Security — Milley becomes lightning rod Joint Chiefs Chairman Milley becomes lightning rod on right MORE on camera Friday night for the first time since the president tested positive for COVID-19 last week.

Marc Siegel will conduct the interview remotely from New York, with Trump participating from the White House, Fox News said.

"[Trump] will discuss his current condition as well as his experience," Fox News said in a statement Friday.

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The interview will air on "Tucker CarlsonTucker CarlsonJoint Chiefs Chairman Milley becomes lightning rod on right 90 percent of full-time Fox Corp. employees say they're fully vaccinated: executive Tucker Carlson says he lies when 'I'm really cornered or something' MORE Tonight" at 8 p.m.

The Hill has reached out to Fox about whether the interview will be broadcast live.

The president conducted two phone interviews on Thursday, with Fox Business anchor Maria BartiromoMaria Sara BartiromoThe Memo: Fall in white population could add fuel to nativist fire A tale of two chambers: Trump's power holds in House, wanes in Senate The Memo: Biden beats Trump again — this time in the Senate MORE and Fox News host Sean HannitySean Patrick Hannity90 percent of full-time Fox Corp. employees say they're fully vaccinated: executive The Memo: California recall exposes the limit of Trump's GOP Republicans divided on Trump's strength as possible 2024 candidate MORE.

Trump revealed on Oct. 2 that he had been diagnosed with COVID-19 and was taken to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center later that day. He was discharged Monday evening and has been working from the White House.

The Trump campaign said Friday that the president may hold a rally as early as Saturday after his doctor indicated he would be well enough to do so.