Fowzan S. Alkuraya receives Curt Stern Award

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The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) has awarded the 2020 Curt Stern Award to Fowzal S. Alkuraya.

The award is in the name of the geneticist Curt Stern.

Fowzal S. Alkuraya is a professor of human genetics at Alfaisal University in Saudi Arabia. He is a senior consultant at King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh.

Having trained at King Saud University, he went on to hold fellowships at Harvard University where he undertook postdoctoral research into developmental genetics.