Vaccine Diplomacy: The Shared and Urgent Needs of the United States, the Middle East and Asia
Disease and poverty fellow Dr. Peter J. Hotez explores the benefits and challenges of engaging the Middle East and Asia in science diplomacy to relieve the shared burden of the neglected tropical diseases.
Jan 15, 2013 06:00 PM
Jan 15, 2013 07:30 PM
Jan 15, 2013
from 06:00 pm to 07:30 pm
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- Event Description
The neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are the most common infections of the world’s poorest people, and disproportionately occur among nations and populations of strategic interest to the United States. Dr. Peter J. Hotez, Baker Institute fellow in disease and poverty and dean of the Baylor College of Medicine National School of Tropical Medicine, speaks about the potential benefits and challenges of engaging the Middle East, Pakistan and China in science diplomacy to relieve the shared burden of NTDs.