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Session Information

FRM F054 - Update of Hair Growth Disorders

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Saturday, March 02

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Room C220/221/222

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Director: Wilma Fowler Bergfeld, MD, FAAD


  • David Albert Norris, MD, FAAD
  • Antonella Tosti, MD - Handout

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Examine what is new in etiology, evaluation and diagnosis of hair loss disorders
  • Summarize and update the newest scientific advances in hair disorders

Dermatologists are the physicians of choice for the evaluation and treatment of hair disorders. The science of hair growth, promoters, and inhibitors is an active area of investigation, and there are currently many advances. This forum will focus on an update of what is new and what is clinically useful.


Saturday, March 02
1:00 PMIntroduction / Dr. Bergfeld
1:15 PMUpdate on Androgens and Hair loss/gain / Dr. Bergfeld
1:45 PMUpdate on Alopecia areata/immunology&clinical science / Dr. Norris
2:15 PMNew Techniques for the diagnosis of Alopecic Disorders / Dr. Tosti
2:45 PMPanel discussion: Question & Answer Session / All faculty