WCHR2017

Committees

Honorary-President
Hideoki OGAWA, M.D., Ph.D.
CEO
Juntendo University
Co-President
Ryoji TSUBOI, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Dermatology,
Tokyo Medical University
Co-President
Satoshi ITAMI, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Regenerative Dermatology,
Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine

Congress Secretary

Shigeki INUI, M.D., Ph.D.
Guest Professor
Department of Dermatology,
Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
Kazutoshi HARADA, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Dermatology,
Tokyo Medical University

Scientific Program Committee

Chair
Manabu OHYAMA, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Dermatology,
Kyorin University School of Medicine
Vice-chair
Taisuke ITO, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Dermatology
Hamamatsu University School of Medicine
Yasuyuki AMOH, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Dermatology
Kitasato University School of Medicine
Rie UEKI, MD., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Director of Dermatology unit,
Juntendo Tokyo Koto Geriatric Medical Center
Juntendo University Faculty of Medicine
Jiro KISHIMOTO, Ph.D.
Deputy General Manager
Shiseido Global Innovation Center
Regenerative Medicine Research
Sotaro KURATA, M.D., Ph. D.
Director & Chairperson
Beppu Garden Hill Clinic &
Kurata Clinic
Norimitsu SAITO, M.D., Ph.D.
Director
Department of Dermatology,
Yokohama Rosai Hospital
Akio SATO, M.D., Ph.D.
Project Professor
Department Regenerative Medicine,
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Kitasato University School of Medicine
Yutaka SHIMOMURA, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chariman
Department of Dermatology
Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine
Koh-ei TOYOSHIMA, Ph.D,
Specially appointed lecturer,
Department Regenerative Medicine, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery,
Kitasato University School of Medicine
Motonobu NAKAMURA, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Dermatology,
University of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Emi K. NISHIMURA, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Stem Cell Biology,
Medical Research Institute,
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Kazutoshi HARADA, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Dermatology,
Tokyo Medical University
Takashi MATSUZAKI, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Biological Science,
Shimane University
Kuniyoshi YAGYU, MD, FISHRS
Director
Kioicho Clinic
Kotaro YOSHIMURA, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Plastic Surgery,
Jichi Medical University

International Advisory Committee

Daniel ASZ-SIGALL
Dermatology Clinic, Mexico
Wilma BERGFELD
Cleveland Clinic, USA
Ulrike BLUME-PEYTAVI
Charité-Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Gwang Seong CHOI 
Inha University , Korea
Angela CHRISTIANO
Columbia University, USA
George COTSARELIS
University of Pennsylvania, USA
William EHRINGER
Indiana University, USA
Weixin FAN
Nanjing Medical University First Hospital, China
Nilofer FARJO 
Farjo Hair Institute, UK
Bessam FARJO 
Farjo Hair Institute, UK
Juan FERRANDO
Hospital Clínic and Barcelona University Medical School, Spain
Luis GARZA
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA
Andy GOREN
University of Rome, Italy
Ramon GRIMALT
Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, Spain
Claire HIGGINS
Imperial College, UK
Maria HORDINSKY
University of Minnesota, USA
Valerie HORSLEY
Yale University, USA
Chang Hun HUH
Seoul National University, Korea
Leslie JONES
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Won-Soo LEE
Yonsei Wonju University , Korea
Julian MACKAY-WIGGAN
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, USA
Andrea MARLIANI
University of Firenze, Italy
Kevin MCELWEE
Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Canada
Elise OLSEN
Duke University Medical Center, USA
Yuliya OVCHARENKO
V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine
Bianca Maria PIRACCINI 
University of Bologna, Italy
Michael RENDL
Icahn School of Medicine, USA
Ricardo ROMITI
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Rodney SINCLAIR
Australasian Hair and Wool Research Society, Australia
Antonella TOSTI
University of Miami, USA
Annika VOGT
Charité-Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Ken WASHENIK
New York University School of Medicine, USA
Gill WESTGATE 
University of Bradford, UK
Leona YIP
Consultant Dermatologist and Skin Surgeon, Australia
Jianzhong ZHANG
Peking University People's Hospital, China
Xinqi ZHANG
Zhongshan University First Hospital, China
Abraham ZLOTOGORSKI
Hadassah University Medical Center, Israel