KIA Award

Location: Toronto, ON

Andres Lozano received the 30th Khwarizmi International Award (KIA) from the Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology and the President of Iran, His Excellency Hassan Rouhani. The Award was given in recognition of Dr. Lozano’s achievements in research, innovation and invention in the area of deep brain stimulation as a treatment for neurological conditions. The KIA awards are presented each year to researchers and inventors from around the world who have made remarkable contributions to science and technology. Dr. Lozano received his award, along with this year’s five other laureates, in a ceremony in Tehran.