Dr. Peter Hotez, president of the Sabin Vaccine Institute, was honored last week with the prestigious Abraham Horwitz Award for Excellence in Inter-American Public Health. The annual award, presented jointly by the Pan American Health and Education Foundation (PAHEF) and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), recognized the major public health contributions that Hotez has made to improve the lives of people living in the Americas.

The full press release can be read here.

Also, a video from the event can be found on YouTube!