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Peter Hotez

Co-Director of the Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development and Dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine
Hotez has expertise in vaccine development and neglected tropical diseases and is currently leading several projects to develop new vaccines. He is a fellow in disease and poverty at the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy at Rice University and is the author of “Forgotten People, Forgotten Diseases.” Hotez is also the founding dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine.