Ali S. Alzahrani is a Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology at Al Faisal University in Riyadh. Dr. Ali Zahrani obtained his Medical Degree from King Saud University in 1990. This was followed by Residency in Internal Medicine at KFSH & RC during the period 1991-1995 and Clinical and Research Fellowship at the John Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore. USA during the years 1995-1998. He has been a Consultant Endocrinologist at KFSH & RC since 1998. During the period 2010 to 2011. Dr. Alzahrani was a faculty member and visiting Scientist at the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism in John Hopkins University. School of Medicine. Baltimore. United States of America. Since his return late in 2011. he has become a Scientist and Head of the Molecular Endocrinology Division in the Department of Molecular Oncology. Research Center in addition to his Consultant Endocrinology position. Most recently. he has been appointed as a Deputy Executive Director. Research Center at KFSH & RC. Jeddah.
Dr. Alzahrani is proactive in several editorial boards of famously known medical publications. He was the Editor-in Chief of the Annals of Saudi Medicine and an Editorial Board Member of the British Journal of Diabetes and Vascular Medicine. He is an Editorial Board member of the prestigious official journal of the American Thyroid Association. THYROID. Dr. Alzahrani has more than 70 peer-reviewed articles. more than ninty regional and international presentations and has conducted more than ninety lectures nationally and internationally as an invited speaker. Dr. Al Zahranis academic interests are clinical and molecular research in the areas of thyroid cancer and endocrine genetics.