Pre-congress course

Day 1 - Thursday 18th June

Courses run concurrently from 09:00 – 12:30 with a half hour refreshment break at 10:30. Delegates attend 1 course for the entire time period.

08:30 - 18:00

Registration open

Course: Hair Transplant Surgery

Organised by the British Association of Hair Restoration Surgery (BAHRS)
Chair: Greg Williams 

 

Session 1: Improving Hair Transplant Surgical Practice

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome and opening remarks

Greg Williams

09:10 - 09:30

Trends in FUE tools and punches

Jean Devroye

09:30 - 09:50

Determining FUE graft transection and missing graft rates

Asim Shahmalak

09:50 - 10:10

Hair transplant surgery in scarring alopecias

Francisco Jiminez

10:10 - 10:30

Preview long hair harvesting and implantation vs traditional methods

Marcelo Pitchon

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

Session 2: Evidence for Adjuvant Therapies

11:00 - 11:20

Bioadjuvant options

Jerry Cooley

11:20 - 11:40

Holding solutions

Nina Otberg

11:40 - 12:00

Follicle derived cells for treating hair loss

Paul Kemp

12:00 - 12:20

Other cellular souces for treating hair loss

Julie Thornton

12:20 - 13:00

Q&A all panel members

Course: Alopecia Charities - Invite only session
Chair: Jen Chambers

 

09:00 - 12:30

Closed session

Course: Hair Follicle Epigenetics
Chair: Andrei Mardaryev

 

09:00 - 12:30

Programme to be displayed soon

Course: Introduction to Clinical Hair Disorders
Organised by the British Hair and Nail Society (BHNS)

Chair: Paul Farrant

 

09:00 - 09:30

Hair Anatomy, Cycling and Stem cells

Mike Philpott

09:30 - 10:00

Alopecia Areata
Paul Farrant

10:00 - 10:30

Non-scarring hair loss, including pattern hair loss and shedding disorders
Martin Wade

10:30 - 11:00

Break

11:00 - 11:30

Hair loss in Children
Ramon Grimalt

11:30 - 12:00

Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia, Lichen Planopilaris and other lymphocytic scarring conditions
Susan Holmes

12:00 - 12:30

Neutrophilic scarring conditions including Folliculitis DeCalvans and Dissecting Cellulitis
Anita Takwale

Course: Hair Follicle Science
Chairs: Des Tobin & Gillian Westgate

09:00 - 09:30

Hair cycle in humans and mice: adaptive and evolutionary aspects

Andrey Panteleyev

09:30 - 10:00

Adipose cells in skin: origins and relationship with the hair follicle

Gillian Westgate

10:00 - 10:30

A histological and clinical perspective on the conversion of vellus back to terminal hair

Hugh Rushton

10:30 - 11:00

Break

11:00 - 11:30

Role of the hair follicle in skin regeneration

Magdalena Plotczyk

11:30 - 12:00

Using in vitro, ex vivo, and in vivo models to study hair follicle responses to various stimuli

Marta Bertolini

12:00 - 12:30

Deciphering skin with single-cell transcriptomics and lineage tracing as powerful tools

Maria Kasper

 

Course: Hair Fibre Science
Chair: Gabriela Daniels

 

09:00 - 09:45

A Good Hair Day - The role of hair lipids for maintaining healthy looking hair

Gabriela Daniels

09:45 - 10:30

Proteomics as a technique for understanding hair and protein treatments on hair

Mike Hindley

10:30 - 11:00

Q&A Coffee break

11:00 - 11:45

Selling Coal to Newcastle: The effects of proteins on hair 

Paul Cornwell

11:45 - 12:30

Overview of the mechanical properties of the hair fibre  

Rebecca Lunn

19th European Hair Research Society Meeting- Sheffield, 18th - 20th June