U.S. Department of State

U.S. Science Envoy and Sabin President, Dr. Peter Hotez, is travelling to Morocco to meet with representatives from the scientific, academic, and business communities to discuss ways to build and strengthen research collaboration networks between scientists and engineers in the United States and Morocco.

"U.S. Science Envoy Dr. Peter Hotez is travelling to Morocco February 8-14 in support of President Obama’s initiative to strengthen the United States’ science and education relationships overseas. Dr. Hotez will meet with representatives from the scientific, academic, and business communities to discuss ways to build and strengthen research collaboration networks between scientists and engineers in the United States and Morocco.

Dr. Hotez is the founding Dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine and Professor of the Departments of Pediatrics and Molecular Virology & Microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine, where he is also the Texas Children’s Hospital Endowed Chair in Tropical Pediatrics. He is also president of the Sabin Vaccine Institute, Director of the Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development, and the Baker Institute Fellow in Disease and Poverty at Rice University."