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Jeff Donovan, MD, PhD, FISHRS

Location

Donovan Hair Clinic
750 West Broadway Street Suite 905
Vancouver , BC
Canada
Phone: (604) 283-9299
Fax: (604) 6489003
British Columbia CA
Status: 
Member
ISHRS Join Year: 
2010
ISHRS Annual Meetings Attended: 
6
Informational Paragraph: 

 

 

Dr. Donovan is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Dermatology at the University of Toronto. He has a private practice in hair loss in Vancouver, Canada.

 

Dr. Donovan received his MD degree from the University of Ottawa. His post-graduate clinical training in Dermatology and PhD studies in molecular biology and were conducted at the University of Toronto. In 2007-2008, Dr. Donovan was a post-doctoral fellow in New York at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine where he pursued research in hair immunology. During the Fall of 2009, he trained in the Hair Diseases Program at the University of California San Francisco. Dr. Donovan returned to Canada in 2010 to complete fellowship training in hair transplantation before joining the faculty at the University of Toronto and subsequently Hair Club and Cleveland Clinic Canada.

 

Dr. Donovan has authored and co-authored over 40 articles which are published in a variety of research journals and is the recipient of several national and international awards for his research and leadership. These include awards and research grants from the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery. His current research interests include scarring hair diseases, hair loss in women, hair transplantation, ethnic hair disorders, and alopecia areata. Dr. Donovan is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Dermatology at the University of Toronto.  

Education, ISHRS Fellowship Training Programs, & Board Certifications: 

 

MD, University of Ottawa

PhD, University of Toronto

Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC)

Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology (DABD)

 

Memberships & Affiliations: 

 

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology

Fellow, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Member, North American Hair Research Society

Member, International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery

Member, American Society for Hair Restoration Surgery

Member, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Member, Canadian Dermatology Association

Member, American Academy of Dermatology

 

Publications & Presentations: 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS        

 

Donovan JC. Graham Little Piccardi Lassueur Syndrome in a patient with androgen insensitivity syndrome. Int J Dermatol.  2016  

Donovan JC. Successful treatment of corticosteroid resistant ophiasis type alopecia areata with platelet rich plasma. JAAD Case Reports.  2015; 1: 305-7.

Donovan JC. Finasteride-mediated hair regrowth and reversal of atrophy in  patient with frontal fibrosing alopecia. JAAD Case Reports 2015; 1: 353-5.

Donovan JC. Dissecting Cellulitis following Interferon Beta 1a Treatment and Scalp Trauma. JAAD Case Reports 2015;  1:303-4. 

Spano F and Donovan JC. Alopecia areata: Part 1: pathogenesis, diagnosis and prognosis. Can Fam Physician 2015; 61: 751-5

Spano F and Donovan JC. Alopecia areata: Part 2: treatment. Can Fam Physician 2015; 61: 757-61. 

 

1. "Pruritic Area of Hair Loss"

Authors:  Dang M and Donovan J

Published in: Canadian Journal of Diagnosis

Date: January 2015 

 

2. "Efficacy of oral retinoids in treatment resistant lichen planopilaris"

Authors:  Spano F and Donovan JC

Published in: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Date: November 2014 

 

3. "Lichen planopilaris following whole brain irradiation"

Authors:  Perrin AJ and Donovan JC

Published in: Int J Dermatol

Date: Jun 5, 2014 (doi: 10.1111/ijd.125.)

 

4. "Scalp trauma: a risk factor for lichen planopilaris?"

Authors:  Montpellier RA and Donovan JC

Published in: J Cutan Med Surg.

Date: May/June 2014

 

5. "Lichen planopilaris: Update on Pathogenesis and Treatment"

Authors:  Baibergenova A and Donovan JC

Published in: SkinMed

Date: May/June 2013

 

6. "Treatment of Androgenetic Alopecia in Men"

Authors:  Donovan JC, Goldstein BG, Goldstein AO

Published in: Up-to-Date (Section Editor: Maria Hordinsky MD and Deputy Editor: Abena Ofori MD)

Date:   2013

 

7. "Androgenetic alopecia: pathogenesis, clinical features and diagnosis"

Authors:  Donovan JC, Goldstein BG, Goldstein AO

Published in: Up-to-Date (Section Editor: Maria Hordinsky MD and Deputy Editor: Abena Ofori MD)

Date:   2013

 

8. "Transversely sectioned biopsies in the diagnosis of end stage traction alopecia"

Author: Donovan JC and Mirmirani P

Published in: Dermatology Online Journal

Date: April 2013

 

9. "Lichen Planopilaris following Hair Transplantation: Report of 17 Cases"

Author: Donovan JC. 

Published in: Dermatologic Surgery 

Date: December 2012

 

10. "The Safety and Efficacy of Diphencyprone for the Treatment of Alopecia Areata in Children."

Authors: Salsberg J andDonovan JC. 

Published in: Archives of Dermatology

Date: September 2012

 

11. “A review of scalp camouflaging agents and prosthesis for indidviduals with hair loss

Authors: Donovan JC, Shapiro RL, Shapiro P, Zupan, Pierre-Louise M, Hordinsky MK

Published in: Dermatology Online Journal 

Date: August 2012

 

12. “Scalp Camouflaging Techniques: What is available and how real do they look”

Author: Donovan JC

Published in: Canadian Dermatology Association Bulletin

Date: October 2011

 

13. “Scarring (Cicatricial) Alopecia: Simple Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment in 2011”

Author: Donovan JC

Published in: Biologics in Dermatology 

Date: July 2011

 

14.  “Trichomycosis axillaris” 

Author: Donovan JC 

Published in: B Anderson, W Heymann, S Lessin and C Hivnor (eds). Clinical Decision Support: Dermatology.   

Date:  2011

 

15.  “Loose Anagen Syndrome” 

Author: Donovan JC 

Published in: B Anderson, W Heymann, S Lessin and C Hivnor (eds). Clinical Decision Support: Dermatology.  

Date:  2011

 

16. “Iron deficiency and diffuse nonscarring scalp alopecia in women: More pieces to the puzzle” 

Authors: St. Pierre SA, Vercellotti GM, Donovan JC and Hordinsky M.

Published in: Journal American Academy Dermatology 

Date: December 2010 

 

17. “Eyebrow Regrowth in Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia Patients Treated with Intralesional Triamcinolone Acetonide”

Authors: Donovan JC, Samrao A, Ruben BS and Price V.

Published in: British Journal of Dermatology 

Date: November 2010

 

18. “Chloroquine induced Hair Hypopigmentation” (for link, click here)

Authors: Donovan JC and Price V. 

Published in: New England Journal of Medicine 

Date: July 2010

 

19. “Hair Physiology and Grooming”

Authors: Hordinsky MK, Caramori A and Donovan JC 

Published in the textbook: Cosmetic Dermatology: Products and Procedures.

Date: 2010

 

20. “A Review of the Hair Follicle Origin Hypothesis for Basal Cell Carcinoma”

Author: Donovan JC 

Published in: Dermatologic Surgery 

Date:  September 2009

 

21. "Scarring Alopecia associated with the Use of Gefitinib” 

Authors: Donovan JC, Ghazarian D and Shaw JC 

Published in: Archives of Dermatology 

Date:  November 2008

RECENT LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS  

 

 

1. "What's New in Hair Loss?"

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting 

Location: Fredericton, Canada

Date: June 23, 2017

 

2. "The Role of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) in Treating Hair Loss"

Presented at: Canadian Society for Dermatologic Surgery (CSDS)  Annual Meeting

Location: Fredericton, Canada

Date:June 23, 2017

 

3. "Review of Hair & Scalp Disorders: Key things to know"

Presented at: University of British Columbia (UBC) Dermatology Residency Program 

Location: Vancouver, Canada

Date: April 11, 2017

 

4. "Understanding Hair Loss: Top 10 Skills for Hair Professionals"

Presented at: International Hair Restoration Platform (IHRP) Meeting

Location: Vancouver, Canada

Date: April 9, 2017

 

5. "Evidence based Review of Treatment Options for Androgenetic Alopecia"

Presented at: International Hair Restoration Platform (IHRP) Meeting

Location: Vancouver, Canada

Date: April 9, 2017

 

6. "Review of Hair Loss for Graduating Dermatologists"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Residency Program

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: February 17, 2017

 

7. "Morphology of Hair Loss: Clues to Making the Correct Diagnosis"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Residency Program

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: February 17, 2017

 

8. "What's new in scarring alopecia?"

Presented at: Canadian Association of Scarring Alopecias

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: February 15, 2017

 

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9. "On becoming a dermatologist and hair loss specialist"

Presented at: University of Toronto Undergraduate Internal Medicine Society

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: Oct 4, 2016

 

10. "What's New in Alopecia Areata"

Presented at: CANAAF "Come Together" Patient Conference

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: July 22, 2016

 

 

11. "A Closer Look at the Cause of Scarring Alopecia"

Presented at: CARF 7th Patient-Doctor Conference

Location: New Orleans, USA

Date: June 5, 2016

 

12. "Hair Loss Review for Graduating Dermatology Residents"

Presented at: University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 18, 2016

 

 

13. "Clinical Management of Hair Loss in Primary Care"

Presented at: Family Medicine Forum 2015

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: Nov 13, 2015

 

14. "Diagnosis and Treatment of the Primary Scarring Alopecias"

Presented at: Wayne State University, Department of Dermatology

Location: Detroit, Michigan. 

Date: Nov 4, 2015

 

15. "Graft Survival in Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia"

Presented at: ISHRS Annual Meeting

Location: Chicago, IL

Date: Sept 12, 2015

 

16. "Distinguishing AGA from Non AGA"

Presented at: ISHRS Basic Course

Location: Chicago, IL

Date: Sept 9, 2015

 

 

17. "Cicatricial Alopecia: An Introduction"

Presented at: University of Ottawa Dermatology Residency

Location: Ottawa, ON

Date: June 18, 2015

 

18. "Basic Biology of the Hair Follicle"

Presented at: Basics of Skin Science Program (BoSS 2015)

Location: Vancouver, BC

Date: June 7, 2015

 

19. "Introduction to Hair Loss"

Presented at: University of Toronto Medical School 

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: May 13, 2015

 

20. "Hair Loss: What's the Newest News?"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Program

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 27, 2015

 

21. "A Review of Hair Loss for Graduating Residents"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Program

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 26, 2015

 

 

22. "Diagnosis & Treatment of Scarring Alopecia"

Presented at: American Academy of Dermatology 73rd Annual Meeting

Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Date: March 20, 2015

 

23. "Non-Androgenetic Alopecia: How to Recognize and Treat"

Presented at: ISHRS Annual Meeting, Basic Course 

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Date: Oct 8, 2014

 

24. "Hairline Design in Hair Transplant Surgery" 

Presented at: ISHRS Annual Meeting, Basic Course (Workshop)

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Date: Oct 8, 2014

 

25. "Basic Skills for the Alopeciologist"

Presented at: University of Toronto Academic Program 

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: July 11, 2014

 

26. "Scalp Dermoscopy"

Presented at: University of Toronto Academic Program  

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: July 11, 2014

 

27. "Drug Induced Hair Loss: New Additions, New Concepts and New Treatments"

Presented at: 89th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Dermatology Association (Poster)

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: June 26, 2014

 

28. "A Review of Hair Disorders"

Presented at: Dermatology Resident Exam Review Course, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 31, 2014

 

29. "Diagnosis and Treatment of Scarring Alopecia"

Presented at: American Academy of Dermatology - 72nd Annual Meeting

Location: Denver, CO, USA

Date: March 21, 2014

 

30. "When is Traction Alopecia Transplantable?"

Presented at: International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery 21st Annual Meeting

Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

 Date: October 24, 2013

 

31. "Androgenetic and Non androgenetic alopecia"

Presented at: ISHRS Basic Science Course

Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Date: October  23, 2013

 

32. " To Transplant or Not: 5 Cases of Ciciatricial Alopecia"

Presented at: ISHRS 21st Annual Meeting

Location: San Francisco, CA, USA 

Date: October 24, 2013

 

 

33. "Basic Skills for the Developing Alopeciologist"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Program

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: July  5, 2013

 

34. "Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia: Lessons from 47 Patients".

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec 

Date: June 28, 2013

 

35. "Biopsy Rule Aids in the Diagnosis of Women with Central Hair Loss".

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

36. "The Psychosocial Impact of Hair Loss: A Quantitative Study of 516 Patients"

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

37. "The Effectiveness of Oral Retinoids in the Treatment of Lichen Planopilaris"

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

38. "The Efficacy of Diphencyprone in the Treatment of Alopecia Areata in Adults."

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

39. "Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia: A Clinical Review of 78 Patients"

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

40. "Intralesional Triamcinolone Helps Reduce Flares in Patients with Folliculitis Decalvans"

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

41. "Central Elliptical Pseudopelade:  A Unique Form of Scarring Alopecia in Young Caucasian Women."

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

42. "Role of Scalp Trauma in the Development of Lichen Planopilaris."

Presented at:  Canadian Dermatology Association 88th Annual Meeting.

Location: Quebec City, Quebec.

Date: June 30, 2013.

 

43. "Introduction to Hair Loss"

Presented at:  MMMD University of Toronto, Undergraduate Medical School Curriculum

Location: Toronto, ON.

Date: May 17, 2013.

 

44. "Hair Quiz (Part 1 and Part 2) for Graduating Dermatology Residents"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Program

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: March 25, 2013

 

45. "32 High Yield Hair Cases for Senior Residents"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Program

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: March 22, 2013

 

46. "15 High Yield Hair Cases for Junior Residents"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Program

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: March 22, 2013

 

47. “Diagnosis and Treatment of Scarring Alopecia"

Presented at: American Academy of Dermatology 71th Annual Meeting

Location: Miami Beach, FL, USA

Date: March 5, 2013

AAD MEMBERS: Log-on to the AAD Portal to download Dr. Donovan's Handout from the March 5, 2013 lecture in Miami Beach. To login, click here.

 

48."Approach to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Hair Loss Concerns"

Presented at: North York General Hospital Family Medicine Program

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: January 9, 2013.

 

49. "Alopecia Areata - Update"

Presented at: Pediatric Dermatology Update

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: November 9, 2012.

 

50. "Test your Knowledge in Hair Loss: A Quiz for Residents"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Program 

Location: Toronto, ON 

Date: October 27, 2012.

 

51. "Scalp Burning and Tenderness: How Important is it to Ask?"

Presented at: International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, 20th Annual Meeting (poster) 

Location: Paradise Island, Bahamas

Date: October 19, 2012.

 

52. "Contraindications to Hair Transplantation:  5 Questions to Ask on History"

Presented at: International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, 20th Annual Meeting (Workshop)

Location: Paradise Island, Bahamas

Date: October 19, 2012.

 

53. "Androgenetic vs Non androgenetic Alopecia."

Presented at:  International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, 20th Annual Meeting

Location: Paradise Island, Bahamas

Date: October 17, 2012.

 

54. “Basic Skills for the Developing Alopeciologist"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Academic Program

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Date: July 13, 2012  

 

55. “The Psychological Impact of Hair Loss: A Review"

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting

Presented by: TC Ho and Jeff Donovan

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Date: June 30, 2012  (for a summary of presentation, click here)

 

56. “Hair Highlights: Key Papers from 2010 and 2011"

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting

Presented by: Jeff Donovan

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Date: June 30, 2012 (for a summary of presentation, click here)

 

57.   “Mimickers of Androgenetic Alopecia: Five Practical Tips to Make the Diagnosis"

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting

Presented by:  Jeff Donovan

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Date: June 30, 2012 (for a summary of presentation, click here)

 

58. “Serum ESR Predicts Scalp Pruritus in Women with Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia"

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting

Location: Ottawa, ON

Date: June 29, 2012

 

59. “Doc, I'm Losing My Hair"

Presented at: McMaster University, Family Medicine Resident Seminar Series

Location: Hamilton, ON

Date: May 30, 2012

 

60. “An Introduction to Hair Loss"

Presented at: University of Toronto Medical School 2nd Year Lectures

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: May 24, 2012

 

61. “Hair Transplantation: 10 things You've Always Wanted to Know About Hair Transplants"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Surgery Lecture Series

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: May 16, 2012

 

62. “What the Graduating Dermatology Resident Needs to Know about Hair Diseases"

Presented at: University of Toronto Dermatology Residency Program

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 26, 2012

 

63. “High Yield Hair Cases for Dermatology Residents"

Presented at: American Academy of Dermatology 70th Annual Meeting

Location: San Diego, California, USA

Date: March 16, 2012

AAD MEMBERS: Log-on to the AAD Portal to download Dr. Donovan's Handout from the March 16, 2012 lecture in San Diego, California. To login, click here.

 

64. “Scalp Dermoscopy: Two Reasons Your Patients Want You to Use a Dermatoscope"

Presented at: Dermatology Residency Academic Program, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 3, 2012

 

65. "Cicatricial Alopecia: An Introduction to Diagnosis and Treatment"

Presented at: Dermatology Residency Academic Program, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 3, 2012

 

66. "Women and Hair Loss: Practical Tips to Make More Diagnoses"

Presented at: Dermatology Residency Academic Program, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: February 14, 2012

 

67. "Five Tips to Improve Diagnostic Accuracy in Evaluating Women with Hair Loss"

Presented at: Toronto Western Hospital Dermatology Journal Club

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: September 27, 2011

 

68. "Alopecia"

Presented at: Dermatology Nurses Association Central Canadian Chapter Meeting

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: September 24, 2011

Click here for Programme

 

69. "To Transplant or Not to Transplant: Lessons from 10 Cases"

Presented at: ISHRS Annual Meeting

Location: Anchorage, Alaska, USA

Date: September 17, 2011

 

70. "Contraindications to Hair Loss Medicines"

Presented at: ISHRS Annual Meeting

Location: Anchorage, Alaska, USA

Date: September 17, 2011

 

71. "Hair Loss and Hair Transplantation"

Presented at: University of Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, ON

Date: July 28, 2011

 

72. "A Review of Hair Disorders"

Presented at: Dermatology Resident Exam Review Course, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: April 27, 2011

 

73. “Introduction to Alopecia (Hair Loss)"

Presented at: Dermatology Week for 2nd Yr Medical Students, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: April 20, 2011

 

74. “Diagnosing Hair Diseases: Part 2 - The Scarring Alopecias"

Presented at: Dermatology Residency Academic Program, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: April 8, 201151

 

75. “Diagnosis and Treatment of Cicatricial Alopecia"

Presented at: Division of Dermatology 'Basic Sciences' Rounds

Location: Toronto, ON

Date: March 1, 2011

 

76. “Approach to Non-scarring Hair Loss in Women"

Presented at: American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting

Location: New Orleans, USA

Date: February 8, 2011

 

77. “Five Things Every Physician Should Know about Hair Loss"

Presented at: Sunnybrook Hospital, Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Location: Toronto, Canada

Date: January 5, 2011

 

78. “Diagnosing Hair Diseases: Part 1 - The Non-scarring Alopecias"

Presented at: Dermatology Residency Academic Program, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, Canada

Date: December 3, 2010

 

79. “Hair Loss in the Medicine Patient: What You Need to Know"

Presented at: Department of Medicine Core Rounds

Location: Toronto, Canada

Date: September 20, 2010

 

80. “Eyebrow Regrowth in Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia Patients Treated with Intralesional Triamcinolone Acetonide”

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting

Location: St. John’s, Canada

Date: July 1, 2010

 

81. “Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Telogen Effluvium”

Presented at: Atlantic Dermatology Association Meeting

Location: Toronto, Canada

Date: May 1, 2010

 

82. “The Hair Follicle is a Reservoir of Langerhans Cells”

Presented at: American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting

Location: Miami, USA

Date: March 6, 2010

 

83. “Cicatricial Alopecia: Diagnosis and Management”

Presented at: The 31st Annual Robert Lester Postgraduate Meeting

Location: Toronto, Canada

Date: November 13, 2009

 

84. “Update on the Safety of Hair Dyes”

Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting

Location: Vancouver, Canada

Date: July 2, 2009

 

85. “Scalp Camouflaging Agents and Hair Prostheses for Patients with Hair Loss”

Presented at: Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Meeting

Location: Vancouver, Canada

Date: July 3, 2009

 

86. “Scarring Alopecia associated with the Use of Gefitinib”

Presented at: World Congress of Dermatology Meeting

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Date: Oct 1, 2007

  RECENT INTERVIEWS          

1. "Clinical Practice: Child's hair loss not always AA." Article by Ian JS Moore. The Chronicle of Skin & Allergy. Feb 2013. page 1, 18-19.

2. "Elevated ESR and ferritin associated wtih scalp pruritus in women with central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia." Article by Kathy Pearsall. Dermatology Times of Canada. Nov/Dec 2012. page 18.

 

3. Nov 5 2012 "Heart attacks more likely the older you look" - Interviewed by Andrea Piunno from CityTV

     Video: Heart attacks more likely the older you look

 

4. October 2012: "Hair Loss Treatments: Not One Size Fits All" - Interviewed by Cecilia Milne for the Globe and Mail

 

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/advsunnybrook/sunnybrookfeatures/hair-loss-treatments-not-one-size-fits-all/article4616699/

 
5. August 2012 - "Inflammatory markers herald pruritus" interviewed by Louise Gagnon for Chronicle of Skin & Allergy. 

   http://content.yudu.com/Library/A1yk56/TheChronicleofSkinam/resources/15.htm

 

6. August 2012 - "Hair Loss: Causes and Treatments" interviewed by Marcia O'Connor for Today's Parent

      http://www.todaysparent.com/health/moms-health/hair-loss-causes-and-treatments

 

7. May 2012 - "The Healthiest Way to Dry Your Hair" interviewed by Nina Elias for Prevention.com 

      http://www.prevention.com/beauty/beauty/healthiest-way-dry-your-hair

 

8. March 2012 - "Helpful Haircare Tips" for "Natural Solutions Magazine:

http://www.naturalsolutionsmag.com/health/health-matters/helpful-hair-care-tips

 

9. March 2012 - "What to Do If You're Losing Your Hair" by Wendy Haaf for "Good Times" Magazine.

 

10. February 27, 2012 - "Hair Shedding Problems" Interviewed by Monica Matys for Sunnyview Blog 

       http://sunnyview.sunnybrook.ca/2012/02/handfuls-of-hair.html

 

11. January 9, 2012 - "What's Happening up There?" Interviewed by Monica Matys for Sunnyview Blog 

http://sunnyview.sunnybrook.ca/2012/01/whats-happening-up-there.html 

 

12. December 13, 2011 - "A Hair Raising Experience" Interviewed by Farhana Uddin for Roots of Hair. 

 

13. December 13, 2011 - Accepting Alopecia" Interviewed by Alima Hotakie for Roots of Hair. 

 

14. November 23, 2011 - The Marilyn Denis Show - Segment on Alopecia Areata 

Marilyn Denis Show - Segment 1: 

Marilyn Denis Show - Segment 2:

 

15. September 6, 2011 - "It's Not Cancer." Interviewed by Monica Matys for Sunnyview Blog
        http://sunnyview.sunnybrook.ca/2011/09/its-not-cancer.html

 

16. Fall 2011 - Best Wishes Magazine, "Hair Loss After Pregnancy” pg 50-51

 

17. May 2011 - Best Health Magazine, "I lost all my hair to alopecia." Interviewed by Ann Chambers. 
        http://www.besthealthmag.ca/get-healthy/health/i-lost-all-my-hair-to-alopecia

 

18. April 2, 2011 -Hair today.... Gone tomorrow. Interviewed by Patrick Langston for Ottawa Citizen 
       http://www.ottawacitizen.com/health/Hair+today+gone+tomorrow/4536150/story.html

 

19. Feb 25, 2011 - Scientists cure baldness in mice. Interviewed by Elizabeth Haggarty for Toronto Star. 
       http://www.healthzone.ca/health/article/944343

 

20. December 24, 2010 - CTV Interview - with Pauline Chan.

 

21. April 29, 2010 - Discovery Channel "Ziyology Segment" on Daily Planet; Interviewed by Ziya Tong.

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Procedures Performed

Procedures: 
Medical (non-surgical) management of hair loss for men
Medical (non-surgical) management of hair loss for women