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BCM - Baylor College of Medicine

Giving life to possible

Peter Jay Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.


Dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, United States
Endowed Chair in Tropical Pediatrics
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, Texas, United States
Departments of Pediatrics and Molecular Virology & Microbiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
U.S. Science Envoy
U.S. Department of State
Middle East and North Africa
Sabin Vaccine Institute
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Institute President and Director of the Sabin Vaccine Institute Product Development Partnership
Fellow in Disease and Poverty
James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy
Rice University
Houston, Texas, United States
Co-Editor in Chief
PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases


M.D. from Weill Cornell Medical College
Ph.D. from The Rockefeller University
B.A. (magna cum laude) from Yale University

Professional Interests

  • Drug and Vaccine Delivery
  • Tropical Medicine