Dr. Peter Hotez Biography and Wiki
Dr. Peter Jay Hotez is an American scientist, pediatrician, author, and advocate in the fields of global health, vaccinology, and neglected tropical disease control.
Dr. Peter Hotez Age and Birthday
The American pediatrician was born on May 5, 1958, in Hartford, Connecticut, United States, Dr. Peter Hotez is 64 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Taurus.
Dr. Peter Hotez Height
Hotez stands at an estimated 5 feet 7 inches with an average weight for his height.
Dr. Peter Hotez Education
Growing up in West Hartford, Hotez graduated from Hall High School, a four-year public high school located in West Hartford, in the U.S. state of Connecticut.
He received a BA in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry magna cum laude (Phi Beta Kappa) from Yale University in 1980, a Ph.D. from Rockefeller University in 1986, and a Doctorate in Medicine from Weill Cornell Medical College in 1987.
Dr. Peter Hotez Family
Hotez was born in Hartford, Connecticut, the son of Edward J. Hotez (father) and Jean Hotez (mother). His father J. Hotez was a World War II veteran in the United States Navy.
Peter came from a Jewish family. He has a sister named Liz.
Dr. Peter Hotez Wife and Kids
Peter Hotez is happily married to Ann Hotez, The couple has four adult children one of whom has autism and intellectual disabilities.
Dr. Peter Hotez COVID-19
Peter Hotez has actively used his public profile on Twitter and other social media platforms to help combat misinformation about the outbreak of COVID-19. He has also appeared as an invited expert in a number of cable news and radio shows.
Hotez currently leads a team of researchers developing vaccines against other diseases including leishmaniasis, Chagas disease, SARS, and MERS, and is also working in the development of a Coronavirus vaccine.
Dr. Peter Hotez Salary
We estimate Dr. Peter Hotez to earn an annual salary of $205,908. The national average annual wage of a pediatrician is $183,240.
Dr. Peter Hotez Net Worth
Hotez is an American scientist, pediatrician, and author who has an estimated net worth of $4 million as of 2021. This amount is from an extensive career in the field of medicine.