About the Authors

Peter J. Hotez

mtmpjh@gwumc.edu or photez@gwu.edu (PJH); pwilkins@cdc.gov (PPW)

Affiliations Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., United States of America, Sabin Vaccine Institute, Washington, D.C., United States of America

Patricia P. Wilkins

mtmpjh@gwumc.edu or photez@gwu.edu (PJH); pwilkins@cdc.gov (PPW)

Affiliation Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.