In 2021, the World Congress of Hair Research returns to Australia and there has never been a more exciting time to be a hair researcher. Discoveries in genetics, molecular biology and immunology have translated into new treatments of alopecia areata, androgenetic alopecia, cicatricial alopecia and hirsutism. Held every two years, the World Congress of Hair Research remains the premier event on the international hair research calendar. It is the place to come to hear about new knowledge and emerging treatments.
Since the inaugural Tricontinental meeting in Brussels in 1993, the scope, size and quality of the meetings have increased as new member societies have joined. In 2021 the International Federation for Hair Research Societies will welcome three new member societies: the Chinese Hair Research Society,