Project Zero is an ongoing series to raise awareness around neglected tropical diseases and efforts to fight them. At least 18 of these diseases affect more than 1 billion people worldwide -- but they're not on the public's radar.

IMPACT

Uniting to Stop the Worms

David Addiss, MD, MPH David Addiss, MD, MPH, Director of Children Without Worms
POLITICS

Deportations and "Deadly Diseases"

Peter Hotez, M.D, Ph.D. Founding Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine
IMPACT

A New Malnutrition Vaccine for the World's Poor

Peter Hotez, M.D, Ph.D. Founding Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine
IMPACT

Chagas Disease: A 2014 World Cup Yellow Card

Peter Hotez, M.D, Ph.D. Founding Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine
HEALTHY LIVING

The CDC's New Initiative on Parasitic Infections

Peter Hotez, M.D, Ph.D. Founding Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine
IMPACT
IMPACT

World Health Day

Peter Hotez, M.D, Ph.D. Founding Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine
IMPACT

Rabies Just Can't Get Any Respect

Aspen New Voices Fellowship A communications and advocacy program created at the Aspen Ins...
IMPACT

Summiting Kilimanjaro to See the End of NTDs

Kathy Spahn President and CEO, Helen Keller International