AAHRS

Days
Hours
Minutes
Seconds

INTERNATIONAL SPEAKERS

AAHRS-CAHRS CONJOINT SCIENTIFIC MEETING

JUNE 6-9, 2024

GRAND PARKRAY HANGZHOU CHINA

Dr Shapiro

DR. RON SHAPIRO

USA

PROF. KOTARO YOSHIMURA

PROF. KOTARO YOSHIMURA

Japan

Dr Konstantinos Anastassakis

DR. KONSTANTINOS ANASTASSAKIS

Greece

Dr Fujida

PROF. JUNJI FUKUDA

Japan

Dr. Ratchathorn

DR. RATCHATHORN PANCHAPRATEEP

Thailand

Dr Anil Garg

DR. ANIL GARG

India

Dr Jae Park

DR. JAE HYUN PARK

South Korea

Dr Seema Garg

DR. SEEMA GARG

India

Dr Kongkiat

DR. KONGKIAT LARWONG

Thailand

Dr. Kulakarn

DR. KULAKARN AMONPATTANA

Thailand

Dr Danny Wen-Yi Wu

DR. DANNY WEN-YI WU

Taiwan

Dr Radha_2

DR. RADHA RANI PALAKURTHI

India

Dr Mei Li

DR. MEI LI

China

Dr Liu

DR. ALAN LIU

Taiwan

Dr Shiao

DR. TSENG KUO SHIAO

USA

Dr Kwan Chu

DR. THOMAS CHU

Taiwan

Dr. Ramida Kasemsomporn

DR. RAMIDA KASEMSOMPORN

Thailand

CONTACT US NOW !

Dr Shapiro
Dr Ron Shapiro
MD, FISHRS
Bloomington, USA

Dr. Shapiro is best known as a world-renowned Hair Transplant Expert, Educator and Author. He has lectured, directed workshops, and perform live surgical demonstrations at International and National Conferences over the past five years.

In 2003, 2010 and 2023, he co-authored the major medical textbook, Hair Transplantation, 4th, 5th and 6th Edition (published by Marcel Dekker). These books are often referred to as the “Bibles” of hair transplantation and are used by physicians all over the world.

Dr. Shapiro is the founder and director of The Shapiro Medical Group in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He heads a select group of hair transplant surgeons, each of whom are recognized as experts in their own right. His clinic specializes in Follicular Unit Tranplantaion and Hairline design.

He has published numerous articles on these subjects. Known for his hands on technical ability, Dr Shapiro is one of a select group of world-renowned physicians regularly honored with invitations to demonstrate his technique at major conferences around the world.

Dr. Shapiro is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Hair Transplant Surgery. He has been elected by his peers to be on the Board of Governors to the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS). 

Presenting Topic
  • Men Hairline Design ( Basic Video Course )
  • 2 Presentations in Main Sessions 
Qualification & Appointment
  • ABHRS Diplomate 1997
  • ISHRS Golden Follicle Award 2005
  • Board of Governor, WFI
PROF. KOTARO YOSHIMURA
Prof. Kotaro Yoshimura
MD
Japan

Kotaro Yoshimura. M.D. is a professor and chairman of Department of Plastic Surgery at Jichi Medical University, Japan. He received his medical degree and doctorate from University of Tokyo. After returning from research work at University of Michigan, he worked for University of Tokyo and directed his laboratory. His research interests cover skin/hair/scar biology, wound healing/angiogensis, and regenerative medicine.

He published more than 150 full articles published in medline-indexed journals as well as several textbook chapters and was awarded by American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) as a 38th Maliniac Lecturer in 2016. Prof. Yoshimura is currently Asian Liaison of Plastic Surgery Research Council (PSRC) and a founding member and vice president of ISPRES.

Prof Yoshimura had written the following articles of interests:

  • The Effects of Ischemia and Hyperoxygenation on Hair Growth and Cycle
  • Hair Regeneration Potential of Human Dermal Sheath Cells Cultured Under Physiological Oxygen
  • Influence of oxygen tension on hair growth and cycle and the therapeutic potential of systemic normobaric oxygenation
    Skin Stem Cells.
  • Clinical applications of adipose stem/progenitor cells
  • 1 ,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3 Modulates the Hair-Inductive Capacity of Dermal Papilla Cells: Therapeutic Potential for Hair Regeneration
  • Clinically applicable transplantation procedure of dermal papilla cells for hair follicle regeneration
  • 1, 25-dihydroxy vitamin D3 and all-trans retinoic acid synergistically enhance expression of Wnt10b and alkali phosphatase in human dermal papilla cells via vitamin D receptor pathway Free Papers
  • Optimization of cell construct grafting procedure for hair regeneration therapy
Presenting Topic
  • Regenerative Medicine Related topic (1)
  • Regenerative Medicine Related topic (2)
Related Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Asian Liaison of Plastic Surgery Research Council (PSRC)
  • Founding member and vice president of ISPRES ( The International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgeons )
Dr Konstantinos Anastassakis
Dr. Konstantinos Anastassakis
MBBS, PhD, FISHRS
Head & Neck Surgeon
Greece

Dr. K. Anastassakis is a board-certified Head & Neck Surgeon since 2009. His commitment to the field of Hair Transplant dates back to 2004. During the year May 2004-April 2005, he trained in Follicle Transplantation and Scalp Restoration in New York, Los Angeles, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Vancouver, Canada. His dedication to excellent results in Hair Transplant gives him a worldwide acknowledgment among his peers, colleagues and patients.

In the last decade, he has taken an active part in dozens of conferences and scientific workshops.He offers his services on a non-profit basis as a member of various ISHRS committees for patient safety, as well as in live surgery workshops for the specialization of new doctors in hair transplantation.

He is a founding member and President of the Hellenic Academy of Hair Transplantation & Restoration (ELAMAT-HAHRS), which is the national/local branch of ISHRS. ELAMAT is a non-profit company with founding members doctors from various specialties who are actively engaged in Surgical Hair Transplantation. 

 

Dr. Konstantinos Anastassakis is the author of a 901 pages medical book for Hair Loss “Androgenic Alopecia from A to Z”. This is a collection of 3 Volumes and is the most updated guide for hair loss and hair loss solutions, used by medical professionals and patients.

Presenting Topic
  • Designing a natural hair line Men and Women & How to avoid Unnatural Graft Placement
  • Strip Harvesting – Basic Concepts of Wound Closure
  • Iron deficiency, Anabolic steroids and Botanical extracts in AGA/FPHL

Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • ABHRS Diplomate & Examiner
  • Global member of the ISHRS Council 
Dr Fujida
Prof. Junji Fukuda
MD, PhD
Japan

Professor Junji Fukuda leads the Bio-Microsystem Laboratory at Yokohama National University. His research team has taken a leap forward in the science of hair restoration by growing fully mature hair follicles in the lab. In their research, organ-like cell clusters called organoids were taken from under mice’s skin and used to grow hair on a petri dish. He starts trichoseeds co. for commercialization of hair follicle multiplication technology.

Dr. Fukuda had written a large numbers of hair-related articles of interests:

  • Large-Scale Preparation of Hair Follicle Germs Using a Microfluidic Device
  • Exosomes for hair growth and regeneration
  • Effects of oxytocin on the hair growth ability of dermal papilla cells
  • Clinically applicable transplantation procedure of dermal papilla cells for hair follicle regeneration
  • Cryopreservation of engineered hair follicle germs for hair regenerative medicine
  • Expansion Culture of Hair Follicle Stem Cells through Uniform Aggregation in Microwell Array Devices
  • Hypoxia inducible factor-1α promotes trichogenic gene expression in human dermal papilla cells
  • Hypoxia inducible factor-1a promotes trichogenic gene expression in human dermal papilla cells
  • Impacts of manipulating cell sorting on in vitro hair follicle regeneration
  • Hair follicle germs containing vascular endothelial cells for hair regenerative medicine
     … more
Presenting Topic
  • Tissue Engineering for Hair Regenerative Medicine
Related Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Research at Bio-Microsystem Laboratory at Yokohama National University
  • Founder of Trichoseeds Co.
Dr. Ratchathorn
Dr. Ratchathorn Panchaprateep
MD, PhD, FISHRS
Thailand

Dr. Panchaprateep is a board-certified dermatologist and PhD in dermatology from Division of dermatology, Chulalongkorn University. Her PhD research is focused on hair follicle stem cells and hair transplantation regeneration.

Then, she completed her clinical fellowship in dermatologic surgery at Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, and Dermatology, laser and vein specialists of the Carolinas, Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. She also completed a fellowship in hair restoration surgery from DHT clinic (ISHRS) and hair and nail disorders from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, Miami, Florida, United States. She also received diplomatic American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery in 2013.

Presenting Topic
  • Hair Transplant in Female Pattern Hair Loss: Tips and Tricks
  • Updated treatment for alopecia
Related Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • 2003: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) (First Class Honours)
  • 2004: Certificate of Internship training
  • 2007: Diplomate and Master of Science in Dermatology, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • 2008: Diplomate of Fellowship in Dermatologic Laser Surgery, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand
  • 2012: Diplomate of Fellowship in Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS)
  • 2012: Certificate of Visiting Fellowship in Cosmetic Dermatology, Laser Surgery and Vein Therapy, Dermatology, laser and vein specialists of the Carolinas, PLLC, Charlotte, North Carolina, United State
  • 2013: American board of hair restoration surgery (ABHRS)
  • 2014: Doctor of Philosophy Program in Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Board-certified dermatologist
  • Diplomatic American Board of Hair transplantation Surgery, Clinical Fellowship in Hair Disorders, Miami, Fl, US
  • Lecturer in Dermatology, Chulalongkorn University
  • Platinum Follicle Award 2019 Outstanding Research and Development of Hair Transplantation from ISHRS
Dr Anil Garg
Dr Anil Garg
MBBS, FISHRS, MS, MCh
Plastic Surgeon
India

With over 30 years of experience in Plastic Surgery, I am the Director of Rejuvenate Hair Transplant & Plastic Surgery Centre in Indore, India. As the Immediate Past President of AHRS India, I have been a solo practitioner specializing in all aspects of hair restoration since 2009 and interested in innovations and research. My innovations, including the dynamic follicle dissection device and vacuum-assisted follicle extraction device, have earned recognition at international meetings. I’ve received awards for research on Plasma as a graft holding solution and an ISHRS grant for hair follicle stem cells.

Serving as invited teaching faculty in ISHRS, AAHRS, AHRS, and various other meetings, I have authored a book on hair transplant and contributed to numerous publications and written chapters in books and as a co-author for books. My research articles have been published in Forum International, JCAS, and IJPS. Research work on “Plasma as a graft holding solution” presented in ISHRS conference 2016. well appreciated. DR.S.C BOSS research award from Plastic surgery association.

Presenting Topic
  • Nerve Block (Basic Video Course)
  • What You Must Know in Carrying Out FUE Mega to Giga Session
  • Epigenetic Concept —- Role of Food Supplements and Lifestyle
    Modification on AGA, an Update on 13 Years’ Experience
Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • ABHRS Diplomate
Dr Jae Park
DrJae-Hyun Park
MD, PhD, FISHRS
Plastic Surgeon
South Korea

Dr. Jae Hyun Park is a plastic surgeon associated with the Dana Plastic Surgery Clinic in Seoul, Korea. He was appointed as an official consultant in the field of plastic surgery by NAVER.

With over 18 years’ experience in hair restoration, Dr. Park is a prolific writer and has published numerous articles in the plastic surgery and dermatologic surgery literature. His publications have contributed to improving knowledge in the correction and design of female hairlines, non-shaven follicular unit excision (FUE), long-hair FUE, scalp micropigmentation, scalp laxity, and graft survival. In addition, he implements surgical devices and tools with the goal of improving the ergonomics of FUE surgery.

A member of the ISHRS for 15 years, Dr. Park is a frequent presenter at the ISHRS World Congresses where he shares his skills and knowledge on the latest advances in hair restoration surgery. Dr. Park is also an active member of several medical specialty societies in South Korea, including the Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and the Craniofacial Society.

The ISHRS Platinum Follicle Award is given for outstanding achievement in basic or clinical research, or an invention or discovery, or furthering techniques and methods in a profound way that has resulted in the advancement of the field of hair restoration. The 2022 Platinum Follicle Award was presented to Dr Park.

Presenting Topic
  • Long Hair FUE : When, Who, How and Why
  • New Innovation in FUE Surgery
  • Long Hair Transplant ( Live Surgery Workshop )
Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Platinum Follicle Award 2022
Dr Seema Garg
Dr Seema Garg
MBBS, MSc, FISHRS
India

DR. SEEMA GARG is Diplomate of American Board of hair restoration and Fellow of the International Society of hair restoration surgery.

Dr Garg is the first Indian to receive the prestigious “Shelly A. Friedman DO Award”, which is given for receiving highest marks across the globe in the oral examination of American Board of Hair Restoration. She is a highly experienced Hair Transplant Surgeon. She is Editor of book “Practical guide to hair transplantation” Thieme publisher, by Robert True, Anil K Garg, Seema Garg and has written chapters in many books, and her work has been published in various national and international journals.

Currently, she is director of Rejuvenate Hair transplant Centre, Indore, India.

Presenting Topic
  • PRP updates — evidence based
  • Measures to Improve Hair Transplantation Result
Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Diplomate of American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Member: ISHRS, ABHRS, AAHRS, AHRS-India, ASI, IMA-India
Dr Kongkiat
Dr Kongkiat Laorwong
MD, FISHRS
Thailand

Dr. Kongkiat Laorwong is a Family Physician who totally committed to hair restoration. He is a Graduate Fellow in Hair Restoration Surgery certified by ISHRS which successful completed in fellowship training in 2007 and an active member of ISHRS. He has trained extensively with Dr. Damkerng Pathomvanich who is pioneer in open technique of donor harvesting.

In FUE, Dr. Kongkiat Laorwong attended many workshops with well-known FUE experts e.g, Dr. Cole, Dr. Harris, Dr. Lorenzo. Dr. Kongkiat Laorwong is a Diplomate American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery which has certified since 2010 and now a Fellow ISHRS in 2014.

Presenting Topic
  • Use of PRP, Laser During Hair Transplant – Are They Helpful?
Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Vice-President of Thai Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • ISHRS Fellowship Training in 2007 under Dr. Damkerng Pathomvanich
  • ABHRS 2010 FISHRS 2014
  • Member of ISHRS AAHRS TSHRS WFI
Dr. Kulakarn
Dr Kulakarn Amonpattana
MD, FISHRS
Thailand

Dr Kulakarn holds an impressive educational background with degrees from renowned institutions. She is a broad-certified plastic surgeon with a distinguished ISHRS fellowship in Hair Restoration Surgery from ISHRS and past ABHRS. She has extensive experience as a surgeon and is a Fellow Member of ISHRS.

Dr. Amonpattana has authored numerous research publications and is a prominent figure in the field of hair restoration surgery.

Presenting Topic
  • Eyebrow Transplant – Tips & Aftercare
  • Art of pigmentation onto the scalp, Short and Long running
Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Diplomate of American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • CEO of Best Hair Icons (BHI) Clinic & Leading Hair Transplant Surgeon
Dr Danny Wen-Yi Wu
Dr Danny Wen-Yi Wu
MD, FISHRS
Taiwan

Dr. Wu is a full-time hair transplant surgeon from Taiwan. Being an active participant in global hair research and academic activities, he has made numerous presentations for ISHRS, AAHRS and CAHRS international meetings. Dr. Wu received his ABHRS board certification in 2011 and is currently ABHRS oral examiner.Due to his outstanding achievement in clinical research, he is being recruited as a team member for Peer Review of the Journal of cosmetic dermatology.
Dr. Wu served as President of AAHRS in 2023 and has been President of TSHRS Taiwan since 2021.

Presenting Topic

HIV & Hep C Carrier – Are they Good candidates?

Qualification & Appointment
  • ABHRS Diplomate
  • TSHRS (Taiwan) President
  • Former AAHRS President
  • Taiwan Hair Transplant Clinic Founder
Dr Radha_2
Dr Radha Rani Palakurthi
MBBS, Dermatologist
India

Dr.Radha Rani is the first Indian to have dual degree in Hair restoration surgery performing Follicular Unit Grafting in her state of art clinic at Visakhapatnam, India. She is American Board certified – ABHRS, as well as Graduate Fellow ISHRS.

She obtained her post graduation in Dermatology from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam. She has rich experience as a consultant Dermatologist and Dermatosurgeon. It was her relentless quest for focused training that took her overseas where she was awarded Advanced Dermatology Fellowship by National Skin Centre, Singapore.

she took up Fellowship in Hair Restoration Surgery from International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) USA under the legendary Dr. Damkerng Pathomvanich , Thailand, the inventor of ‘the open technique in hair transplant surgery. She is the first Indian to be honored with this Fellowship.

Presenting Topic

Medical Emergency Protocol in Hair Restoration Surgery

Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Graduate Fellow ISHRS
  • Diplomate ABHRS
  • Member of ISHRS, AAHRS, AHRS India
Dr Mei Li
Dr Mei Li, MD
China

Dr. Li Mei, originally trained as a neurosurgeon, has been focusing on hair transplantation since around 2015, and now she has her own hair transplant clinic in Chongqing, China. She has been serving in many hair associations at home and abroad, and is also the first doctor in mainland China to pass the examination of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery, with rich surgical experience and theoretical knowledge.

Presenting Topic

My Experience of Hair Transplant for Patients with Norwood VVII through Combination of Scalp and Beard follicles

Qualification & Appointment
  • Diplomate of American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Examiner of ABHRS
  • Member of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Life-Member of Asian Association of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Standing Committee Member of China Association of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Standing Committee Member of Association of Chinese Across the Strait Association of Plastic and Aesthetic
  • Member of Hair Medical Expert Committee of Chinese Association of Intergrative Medicine
Dr Liu
Dr Alan Liu, MD
Taiwan

Dr Alan Liu is the director of Mojelim Taiwan Clinic, as well as a diplomate of ABHRS.

Presenting Topic
  • Long Hair Transplant
Clinical Website

https://www.mojelim.com.tw

Qualification & Appointment
  • ABHRS 
Dr Shiao
Dr Tseng-Kuo Shiao
MD, FISHRS
Overland Park, USA

Dr. TK Shiao has been active members of the ISHRS and the hair restoration community for many years, constantly develop and utilize innovative hair restoration techniques and technologies.  


Presenting Topic
  • Use of PRP, Laser During Hair Transplant – Are They Helpful?
Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • ISHRS Fellowship Training Program
  • ABHRS Diplomate
Dr Kwan Chu
Dr Thomas Chu, MD
Taiwan

Dr. Chu is the Chief of DCDC Hair Restoration Clinic.

Presenting Topic

Surgical Planning in all Norwood Classifications

Clinical Website
Qualification & Appointment
  • Board doctor of Taiwan dermatological association
  • Co-writer of Modern Hair Transplantation Technology, 2018
Dr. Ramida Kasemsomporn
Dr. Ramida Kasemsomporn
MD, MSc
Thailand
Presenting Topic

Oral minoxidil : Role in the treatment of male and female pattern hair loss

Workplace
Qualification & Appointment
  • Doctor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University
  • Certified American Board of ABHRS Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Recipient of the Norman Orentreich Award and the James E. Arnold award for achieving the highest score on both written and Oral examination of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery, 2023
  • Fellowship training in Hair restoration treatment and surgery International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) by Dr.Damkerng Pathomvanich, MD, FACS
  • Fellowship training in Cutaneous and Laser Surgery Institute of Dermatology, Bangkok
  • Master of Science in Clinical Dermatology, Full-time, Pass with Distinction, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
  • Diploma In Dermatology and Dermatosurgery Institute of Dermatology, Bangkok