KARACHI: Esteemed American scientist and global health advocate Dr Peter Hotez will share his insights with Pakistani audiences as part of the US Mission Pakistan’s Covid speakers series. In collaboration with Dow University of Health Sciences, all are welcome to attend Dr Hotez’s webinar “Preventing the Next Pandemic: A Discussion on Poverty, Social Determinants, and Neglected Tropical Disease” on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
Dr Hotez is the Dean of the School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, the co-director of the Texas Children’s Hospital for Vaccine Development, and a Baker Institute fellow in disease and poverty.
An internationally recognized physician-scientist in the fields of global health, vaccinology, and neglected tropical disease control, he has spoken on the impact of COVID-19 extensively. Hotez is also the author of the acclaimed book, “Forgotten People, Forgotten Diseases,” and previously was the president of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. […]