ISHRS On-Demand Advanced/Board Review Course Bundle

Course Description

The On-Demand Advanced/Board Review Course Bundle is intended for both intermediate/advanced hair surgeons who are looking for a full-immersion refresher and those who are studying for the written and oral ABHRS exams. The bundle is comprised of 39 recorded lectures from our faculty of experts, plus practice oral and written exam sessions recorded from the 2021, 2020, and 2016 Advanced/Board Review Courses. The bundle can be taken alone or paired with the 2022 Advanced/Board Review Course at the ISHRS World Congress.

Cost: $299 USD for ISHRS members / $349 for ISHRS pending members / $449 for Non ISHRS members

Certificates: No certificates will be issued with this education.

Course Outline

Section 1 – General Information

  • Welcome and Introduction
    Jerzy R. Kolasinski, MD, PhD, FISHRS | Poland & Samuel M. Lam, MD, FACS, FISHRS | USA
  • State of the ABHRS/IBHRS
    Sara M. Wasserbauer, MD, FISHRS | USA
  • Ethical Guidelines for the ABHRS
    Timothy P. Carman MD, FISHRS | USA
  • Criteria for ABHRS Certification and Application Process
    Sara M. Wasserbauer, MD, FISHRS | USA
  • The Written Exam
    Marco Barusco, MD, FISHRS | USA
  • The Oral Exam
    Sara M. Wasserbauer, MD, FISHRS | USA

Section 2 – Alopecias

  • Male & Female Pattern Alopecias
    Russell Knudsen, MBBS, FISHRS | Australia
  • Other Alopecias
    Nicole E. Rogers, MD, FAAD, FISHRS | USA

Section 3 – Patient Selection & Donor Area

  • Consultation and Medical Evaluation of the Patient
    Konstantinos Anastassakis, MD, PhD, FISHRS | Greece
  • Medical Treatment of AGA
    David Perez-Meza, MD, FISHRS | Spain, Mexico
  • Alternative Treatment of AGA: Platelet-Rich Plasma, Fat Grafting, Regenerative
    Stem Cell Therapy
    David Perez-Meza, MD, FISHRS | USA
  • FUE vs. FUT – What to Choose?
    Samuel M. Lam, MD, FACS, FISHRS | USA
  • Surgical Anatomy of the Scalp
    Timothy P. Carman, MD, FISHRS | USA
  • Hairline Design (Male and Female)
    Ronald L. Shapiro, MD, FISHRS | USA
  • Anesthesia
    Jerzy R. Kolasinski, MD, PhD, FISHRS | Poland
  • Donor Planning and Harvesting – FUT
    Carlos J. Puig, DO, FISHRS | USA
  • Donor Planning and Harvesting – FUE
    Robert H. True, MD MPH, FISHRS | USA

Section 4 – Recipient Area Planning

  • Strategies for Advanced AGA
    Konstantinos Anastassakis, MD, PhD, FISHRS | Greece
  • Surgery Planning – Age and Potential for AGA
    Marcio Crisostomo, MD, FISHRS | Brazil
  • Transplantation of the Crown
    Samuel M. Lam, MD, FACS, FISHRS | USA
  • Transplantation of the Eyebrows
    Samuel M. Lam MD, FACS, FISHRS | USA
  • Transplantation of the Beard
    Jeffrey S. Epstein, MD, FACS, FISHRS | USA
  • Transplantation into Scars/Reconstructive Hair Transplant Surgery
    Jerzy R. Kolasinski, MD, PhD, FISHRS | Poland
  • Hair Transplant Surgery in Children
    Jerzy R. Kolasinski, MD, PhD, FISHRS | Poland

Section 5 – Odds and Ends

  • Emergency Situations in Hair Transplant Surgery
    Carlos J. Puig, DO, FISHRS/USA
  • Most Common Complications in Hair Transplant Surgery
    Timothy P. Carman, MD, FISHRS/USA

Section 6 – Advanced Lectures (New in 2021)

  • FUE Complications and How to Avoid Donor Depletion
    Ken L. Williams, DO, FISHRS | USA
  • Linear Strip Excision – How to Avoid Bad Scars
    Gregory Williams, MBBS, FISHRS | UK
  • Principles of Good Placement
    Konstantinos Anastassakis, MD, PhD, FISHRS | Greece
  • Hair Transplantation in Transgenders and Ethnic Groups
    Jeffrey S. Epstein, MD, FISHRS | USA
  • Placement Techniques: The Pros and Cons of Sharp Implanters
    Conradin von Albertini, MD, FISHRS
  • Placement Techniques: The Use of Forceps
    Steven Gabel, MD, FISHRS
  • Beard and Body as a Donor Area in FUE
    Muhammad Ahmad, MD | Pakistan
  • Minimizing Injury to the Donor Area in FUE
    Georgios Zontos MD, PhD, FISHRS | Denmark
  • Strip and FUE Combination Techniques
    Marcio Crisostomo, MD, FISHRS
  • Preview Long Hair FUT
    Marcelo Pitchon, MD | Brazil
  • Preview Long Hair FUE
    Marie A. Schambach, MD, FISHRS | Guatemala
  • Optimizing Hair Transplant Growth
    Paul T. Rose, MD, JD, FISHRS | USA
  • Transection in FUE: Why and How It Matters
    Robert H. True, MD MPH, FISHRS | USA

Part 2: Recorded ABHRS Exam Practice Sessions

  • Zoom Mock Exam (Oral & Written): Saturday/August 21, 2021
  • Zoom Mock Exam (Oral & Written): Saturday/May 15, 2021
  • Zoom Mock Exam (Oral & Written): Saturday/October 3, 2020
  • Zoom Mock Exam (Oral & Written): Saturday/September 26, 2020
  • Oral Exam Case 1: Wednesday/September 28, 2016
  • Oral Exam Case 2: Wednesday/September 28, 2016
  • Oral Exam Case 2: Wednesday/September 28, 2016