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C024 - Updates in Hair Disorders

Monday, February 19; 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Use up to date and evidence based information to assess, treat, and counsel patients with hair disorders.
  • Discuss basic follicular biology and pathophysiology of common hair diseases


This session will present new and noteworthy findings and approaches in the world of hair disorders. Cutting edge research in androgenetic alopecia, alopecia areata, cicatricial alopecia is leading to a better understanding of the pathogenesis of these disorders and promises new therapeutic options for our patients. Treatment of severe forms of these disease will be highlighted.


  • Brinster, Nooshin Ketabchi, MD: Elsevier Inc. – O(IP);
  • Lenzy, Yolanda M., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Olsen, Elise A., MD: Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. – C(H), I(Grants/Research Funding); Allergan, Inc. – O(IP); Bioniz Therapeutics – C(H); Elorac, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Galderma USA – I(Grants/Research Funding); Helsinn Healthcare – O(H); Incyte Corporation – C(H); Lilly ICOS LLC – C(H); UpToDate, Inc – O(H);
  • Salas, Sara L, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Shapiro, Jerry, MD: Aclaris Therapeutics Inc. – A(H); Allergan, Inc. – A(H); Applied Biology – C(H); Bayer Consumer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals – C(NC); Bioniz Therapeutics – A(Fees); Cassiopea SpA – A(NC); Incyte Corporation – C(NC); Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company – C(H); L'OrĂ©al France – C(H); RegenLab – I(Grants/Research Funding); RepliCel Life Sciences – F(ST); Samumed, LLC – A(H);
  • Sinclair, Rodney Daniel, MD: Aclaris Therapeutics Inc. – I(Fees); Amgen – I(Fees); Ascend Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – B(Fees); Bayer – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Boehringer Ingelheim – I(Grants/Research Funding); Botaneco – I(Fees); Celgene Corporation – I(Fees); Coherus Biosciences – I(Fees); CSL – C(Fees); Cutanea Life Sciences – I(Fees); GlaxoSmithKline – I(Fees); inVentiv Health – I(Fees); Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc – O(Fees); Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development – I(Fees); Leo Pharma Inc – A(Fees); Medimmune – I(Fees); Medpace – I(Fees); Merck & Co., Inc – I(Fees); Merck Serono – I(Fees); Novartis – I(Fees); Pfizer Inc. – A(Fees), I(Fees); PhotonMD, Inc. – I(Fees); PPD Inc. – I(Fees); Principia Biopharma Inc – I(Fees); Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – I(Fees); Revian LTD. – I(Fees); Samson Clinical – F(IP); UCB – I(Fees);
  • Tosti, Antonella, MD: Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. – A(H); Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – A(H); DS Laboratories – C(Fees); Fotofinder – C(EQ); Incyte Corporation – C(H); Kurt Wolff GmbH & Co. KG – A(H); Kythera – A(H); Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd – A(H); MSD – SP(H); Novartis – A(H); PharmaDerm – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Pierre Fabre Dermatologie – C(H); Polichem SA – A(H); Procter & Gamble Company – A(H); Springer Science & Business Media – O(IP); Taylor & Francis – O(IP); topica – C(Fees); Valeant Pharmaceuticals International – C(Fees); Viamet Pharmaceuticals, Inc – A(H);
  • Washenik, Ken, MD, PhD: Aclaris Therapeutics Inc. – C(H); Allergan, Inc – C(H); Almirall – A(H); Cassiopea S.p.A. – C(H); Cicatricial Alopecia Research Foundation – B(NC); Follica – A(H), A(SO); Hair Foundation – B(NC); International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery – B(NC); Kerastem – A(H); North American Hair Research Society – B(NC);
Monday, February 19
9:00 AM
Dr. Shapiro / Introduction
9:05 AM
Dr. Shapiro / Alopecia areata 2018: A paradigm shift in treatment
9:25 AM
Dr. Olsen / Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia Update
9:45 AM
Dr. Brinster / Update on Hair Pathology
10:05 AM
Dr. Shapiro, Dr. Olsen, and Dr. Brinster / Questions and Answers
10:10 AM
Dr. Lenzy / Updates in Cicatricial Alopecia in Person of Color
10:30 AM
Sinclair / Update on Androgenetic Alopecia and Telogen Effluvium
10:50 AM
Dr. Washenik / Emerging treatments of androgenetic alopecia
11:10 AM
Dr. Washenik, Dr. Lenzy, and Sinclair / Questions and Answers
11:15 AM
Salas / How I deal with severe androgenetic alopecia surgically including micro pigmentation
11:35 AM
Dr. Tosti / Dermoscopy in the evaluation and treatment of hair loss
11:55 AM
Salas and Dr. Tosti / Questions and Answers
Event Details
  • Date
    Monday, February 19
  • Time
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 23C
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Jerry Shapiro, MD, FAAD
  • Antonella Tosti, MD - Handout
  • Elise A. Olsen, MD, FAAD
  • Ken Washenik, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Nooshin Ketabchi Brinster, MD, FAAD
  • Rodney Daniel Sinclair, MD
  • Sara L Salas, MD
  • Yolanda M. Lenzy, MD, FAAD