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

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

Baylor School of Medicine, National School of Tropical Medicine,

Founding Dean


Founding Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, United States
Endowed Chair in Tropical Pediatrics
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, Texas
Departments of Pediatrics and Molecular Virology & Microbiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
President and Director Sabin PDP
Sabin Vaccine Institute
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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