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Report: Trump oversells new 'right to try' law

A New York Times article that fact-checks the president's claim about the potential impact of newly signed "right to try" legislation cites a report co-authored by fellow Kirstin R.W. Matthews.   | May 31, 2018, 5:17 p.m.

Hotez Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Peter Hotez, fellow in disease and poverty, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the country’s oldest learned societies and independent policy research centers. | April 23, 2018, 1:53 p.m.

Ho named one of 'Prominent Houston women'

Vivian Ho, James A. Baker III Institute Chair in Health Economics and director of the institute's Center for Health and Biosciences, was listed among the "prominent Houston women you need to know about in 2018" by the Houston Chronicle. | March 14, 2018, 4:06 p.m.

How Anti-Vaxxers are Injecting Themselves into the Texas GOP Primary

Peter J. Hotez, fellow in disease and poverty, comments on attempts by anti-vaxxer groups to sway voters in the Texas Republican primary in favor of pro-vaccine choice candidates. | March 1, 2018, 10:50 a.m.