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Sabin Vaccine Institute President Dr. Peter Hotez gave the keynote address on NTDs at the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers’ XXXI International Conference, focused on NTDs and rare diseases.
Last year, the leaders of some of the wealthiest nations pledged help control and eliminate the most common neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) by 2020.
This article was originally posted on the DSW Blog.
Photo: Sabin CEO Michael W. Marine, Ambassador (Ret.), with Former President of Ghana, John Kufuor
In a new paper published in PLOS NTDs, Sabin Vaccine Institute President Dr.
Last week, the Guardian’s Global Development Professional Network hosted an
Human hookworm, schistosomiasis, Chagas disease and leishmaniasis are some of the most devastating diseases in poverty with no licensed vaccine available.
Reposted with permission from the TAMEST blog, which is run by the Academy of Medicine, Engineering & Science of Texas.
Yesterday and today, Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres or MSF) and the Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative (DNDi) convened “