Meet the Expert Panel
Doctors, pharmacists, aesthetic professionals and healthcare professionals are all confronted with hair loss and hair growth issues on a daily basis.
Meet a selection of the World Hair Council Expert Panel – a group of leading professionals who are experts in their respective fields.
Dr Wadstein has held many leading professorships throughout his career, as well as several honorary professorships globally. Dr Wadstein is also known for his research within hair growth disorders and their treatment over two decades, having published several papers in leading, peer-reviewed journals.
Dr Thom has been a Director at Ciba-Geigy, as well as a Director for many years at Parexel with over 15,000 employees operating in 50+ countries – one of the world’s largest comprehensive drug development and contract research organisations. Dr Thom is known for his research within hair growth disorders and their treatment over two decades, having published several papers in leading, peer-reviewed journals.
Having been a qualified physician (MD) and prominent researcher (PhD) for a significant number of years, she has over one hundred published articles which also includes the national monograph for trichology treatment in Russia; The Clinical Trichology Monography. Furthermore in her active role as the Chief Scientific Researcher of Scientific Practical Centre of Dermatolovenereology and Cosmetology of the Moscow City Health Department and the Chief of the Clinic Institute of Beautiful Hair, Dr Aida Gadzhigoroeva has devoted her research focus to the pathogenesis and changes in the homeostasis of alopecia areata, as well its treatment. Currently she has also dedicated a proportion of her clinical research in the field of androgenetic alopecia treatment and hair growth improvement.
With a Master in Dermatology from the University of São Paulo Medical School and as a specialist at the SBD, he is also an active member of the Brazilian Dermatology Surgery Society, member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and Vice-President at the Brazilian Association of Hair Restoration Surgery (2015-2016).
With over 30 research publications and medical book chapters published in the field of dermatology, Dr Al Hammadi is an active Associate Professor across several UAE universities. In his early medical career he completed a Fellowship and Thesis on “Psoriatic arthritis” from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA, obtained a Teaching Award (first time to be given to a fellow), as well as numerous awards thereafter such as Sheikh Rashid Award for Scientific Distinction, Dubai, UAE and American Academy of Dermatology Bronze Award for Volunteerism, San Antonio, USA. Following his fellowship, Dr Al Hammadi completed a resident role at McGill University, Montreal, Canada, where he still remains a reviewer for Canadian Family Physician Journal – Dermatology section, and was a contributor to “Stiefel” Dermatology Board Review 2007 edition and 2008 edition.
An effective member of the Brazilian Society of Dermatology in Paraná, his detailed work has put him as well renowned dermatological surgeon; the core of his expertise. Dr Rogério is currently pushing into new areas of hair loss research and is in the process of conducting a prospective clinical study on the use of nutricosmetics in patients with hair loss as the outpatient clinic of Hospital de Clínicas, at the State University of Londrina.
With 12 years of clinical practice and 7 years as a Dermatologist, Dr Marcela Mattos Simões has gone on to have some unique specialisations and honours in recent years including a Scholarship awarded by the American Academy of Dermatology in 2012, Laser & Cosmiatry by Harvard university in 2014, Fellowship in Trichology by Miami University in 2015. She acquired a Masters in Dermatology by the Minas Gerais Medical Sciences College in 2018, received the title of Specialist in Dermatology by the Brazilian Society of Dermatology (SBD) and was Head of the Psoriasis Ambulatory of the IPSEMG between 2015 and 2016. An active researcher and publisher of dermatology chapters in books and scientific articles in the areas of hair loss research and treatments. Her clinical strengths include digital assessment with diagnosis & treatment of hair and nail diseases, skin diseases treatment, dermatological surgery, cosmiatry and capillary procedures.
Dr Campos graduated at the University of Guadalajara as a surgeon and was later trained as a dermatologist at the prestigious Dermatological Institute “Dr José Barba Rubio” from Jalisco. She has been a speaker at various national and international conferences.
Thanks to this, Dr Campos Cornejo is recognized as one of the foremost specialists in dermatology in Guadalajara, Jalisco. It is also worth mentioning that she was a founding member of the Jalisco College of Dermatology.
Her extensive experience of more than 15 years has allowed her to be part of various prestigious institutions such as the SNTE Medical Specialties Center and the Monterrey Dermatology Center, places where she is currently attending patients. She is among others an expert in hair disorders, clinical dermatology, cosmetic dermatology, and facial rejuvenation.
Dr Nelly Espinoza is a professor of dermatology at the University of Monterrey (UDEM). She has been participant, speaker and organizer of various courses and congresses at national and international level, as well as the author and co-author of multiple scientific articles. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Mexican Academy of Dermatology, among others, and is a member of the board of directors of the Mexican Society of Trichology.
Zaira is a professor at the Institute of Laser and Hair Aesthetic Medicine (IMELP), an institution endorsed by UNAM that is dedicated to promoting academic excellence and providing the highest level of services to patients. She is also a member of the team of specialists at the “Fuera Calvicie” Hair Restoration Clinic in Polanco, Mexico City.
Daniela did her speciality in dermatology at the Dermatological Institute of Guadalajara / Jalisco and has a postgraduate degree in hair diseases and cosmetic dermatology from Wake Forest University, North Carolina, United States. In addition, she has a master’s degree in trichology and hair transplantation from the Alcalá de Henares University (UAH) of Spain.
Dr Guzmán is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the North American Hair Research Society. She is also a member of the Mexican Academy of Dermatology and the Ibero-Latin American College of Dermatology (CILAD). Additionally, Daniela is a professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Guadalajara and is part of the board of directors of the Mexican Society of Trichology.
Hugo Martínez is part of the MARSU Dermatology Medical Center in Puebla, which offers highly specialized dermatological services, based on scientific evidence and with state-of-the-art technology in all fields of dermatology and trichology (hair treatment).
Dr Martínez is the current President of the Mexican Trichology Society (2020/2021).
He is a graduate of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) in medicine and of the UNAM in dermatology. He did his high speciality in skin cancer and dermatological surgery at the General Hospital of Mexico. In addition, he is constantly participating in multiple national and international courses.
Dr Sánchez is a member of the Ibero-Latin American College of Dermatology (CILAD) and has published several articles in specialized magazines. He won the award for the best article in the Mexican journal “Dermatology, Cosmetics, Medicine and Surgery”.
He is in charge of the Hair Restoration Area of the “Dermika Laser Dermatology Center”. He is also an adjunct professor of laser and trichology (hair treatment) courses in the speciality of dermatology at the Jalisco Dermatological Institute and a national and international expert speaker.
Dr Sánchez Dueñas is a member of the Mexican Academy of Dermatology, the Ibero-Latin American College of Dermatology (CILAD), the Mexican Trichology Society and the American Hair Research Society, among others. He is former president of the Medical College of Dermatologists of Jalisco.
This includes, among others, a position as a solid form foundation scientist at GlaxoSmithKlein. Dr Milhem has taken a special interest on the subject of hair loss and hair growth disorders, and has held presentations on the subject in multiple countries around the world which are approved by the local Ministries of Health.
Meet the Advisory Board
Having suffered hair growth disruption herself, Corinne Sweet has taken a special interest in the psychological impact of hair growth disorders and has appeared in numerous radio and TV interviews on the subject.
Authentic, eccentric, sometimes cunning and always stunning; men and women flock to Jes for expert handling of their locks.