Peter Hotez vs. Measles and the Anti-Vaccination Movement

Texas Monthly, December 2017

AWARD WINNER Anson Jones Award from the Texas Medical Association

Texas is at risk of a deadly measles outbreak, and yet few have been willing to cast blame on the state’s combative anti-vaccine movement. Enter Peter Hotez, an affable, bow-tie-wearing scientist who decided he’d had enough.

This story originally appeared in the December 2017 issue with the headline “Going Viral.”