Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, is President of the Sabin Vaccine Institute and Dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine.

Recent Posts by Peter Hotez

Vaccinating Against Iron-Deficiency Anemia: A New Technology For Maternal And Child Health

When we think of killer diseases of global health importance, iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) is not something that immediately comes to mind. Yet the December 2014 publication of leading causes of death by the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 reveals that IDA kills an estimated 183,400 people...