Member Spotlight

The Texas Pediatric Member Spotlight exists to focus attention on the recent awards, promotions, degree completions, and appointments of TPS members.

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April 2022

TPS past president Jason V. Terk, MD was presented with the Ralph D. Feigin, MD Award for Excellence at the The Immunization Partnership's 13th Annual Community Immunity Spring Luncheon. Dr. Terk is with Cook Children’s Physician Network in Keller, Texas. Congratulations Dr. Terk! Check out Dr. Terk's acceptance speech!

February 2022

TPS Member Peter Hotez, MD, Houston is among the Texans nominated for the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize

Congressional leaders nominated a number of Texans for the annual award aimed at recognizing individuals for their outstanding contributions toward peace. Read the full article here.