Dr. Holly Christopher Lewis is an immunologist, public health activist, and aspiring surgeon. She sat down with queer writer, comedian, and activist Ocean Eerie to talk about her work in Atlanta as an activist and medical professional—and the ways that these roles overlap and intersect. Dr. Lewis begins work with the Duke University General Surgery Residency in July 2019, having completed her MD and PhD at Emory University. Pronouns: she/her. Ocean Eerie holds an MA in English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and lives in Seattle. Pronouns: they/she. This interview has been edited and condensed for publication.