The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) congratulates the 2019 recipients of the Society’s seven prestigious prizes in human genetics.

The 2019 ASHG Awards will be presented to this year’s recipients during the 69th ASHG Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas, October 15-19, 2019.

In addition, ASHG will award up to 37 Developing Country Awards to individuals living in countries categorized by the World Bank as having low-income or lower-middle-income economies, who submitted abstracts to the ASHG 2019 Annual Meeting.

This year’s honorees are listed below. Click on each image to learn more.

Stylianos Antonarakis, MD, DSc Charles Rotimi, PhD Sarah Tishkoff, PhD Jeffrey Weitzel, MD
Stylianos E. Antonarakis, MD, DSc
2019 William Allan Award
Charles Rotimi, PhD
2019 Curt Stern Award
Sarah Tishkoff, PhD
2019 Curt Stern Award
Jeffrey N. Weitzel, MD
2019 Education Award

Kathleen Blazer, EDD, MS, LCGC Rick Guidotti Hal Dietz, MD Stephen Montgomery, PhD
Kathleen Blazer, EDD, MS, LCGC
2019 Education Award
Rick Guidotti
2019 Advocacy Award
Hal Dietz, MD
2019 Mentorship Award
Stephen Montgomery, PhD
2019 Early-Career Award
Kathleen Blazer, EDD, MS, LCGC Rick Guidotti Hal Dietz, MD Stephen Montgomery, PhD
Kathleen Blazer, EDD, MS, LCGC
2019 Education Award
Rick Guidotti
2019 Advocacy Award
Hal Dietz, MD
2019 Mentorship Award
Stephen Montgomery, PhD
2019 Early-Career Award
Stylianos Antonarakis, MD, DSc

Stylianos E. Antonarakis, MD, DSc
2019 William Allan Award

Charles Rotimi, PhD

Charles Rotimi, PhD
2019 Curt Stern Award

Sarah Tishkoff, PhD

Sarah Tishkoff, PhD
2019 Curt Stern Award

Jeffrey N. Weitzel, MD

Jeffrey N. Weitzel, MD
2019 Education Award

Kathleen Blazer, EDD, MS, LCGC

Kathleen Blazer, EDD, MS, LCGC
2019 Education Award

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Huda Zoghbi, MD, 2019 Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award

Rick Guidotti

Rick Guidotti
2019 Advocacy Award

Hal Dietz, MD

Hal Dietz, MD
2019 Mentorship Award

Stephen Montgomery, PhD

Stephen Montgomery, PhD
2019 Early-Career Award