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ISHRS convention next week


I’d like to be a fly on the wall for some of the lectures–here’s a couple that look interesting which I pulled off the brochure:

Thursday, Sept. 27:

11:20 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Getting to the Roots of Hair Loss and Hair Transplantation: a Look down the Path of Current Scientific Research. Moderated by Ken Washenik.

(11:25 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.) advances in Hair Biology Lecture: Comparing Dermal Papilla Cells from Balding Versus Non-balding Scalp. speaker: Prof. Mike Philpott, PhD

(12:18 p.m. - 12:40 p.m.) Highlights from 5th Intl’l Congress of Hair Research, Including Updates on Folliculoneogenesis, Stem Cells, Hair Follicle Cycling, Hormonal Controls, and Medical Therapies speaker: Dr. Cotsarelis

(12:40 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.) Q & A.

Intercytex’s sponsored speaker will be Prof. Valerie Randall scheduled for 5:31 - 5:51 p.m., also on the 27th. Research on the Dermal Papilla Cell and Identification of Hair Follicle Channels That May Provide Medical Therapy Options for Hair Loss: the Mechanism of Action for Androgens and Minoxidil.

Is anyone attending? Please give us the scoop!