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ISHRS Research Grants Program

Quarterly Deadlines: February 10, April 10, July 10, and November 10

The ISHRS offers Research Grants for the purpose of relevant clinical research directed toward the subject of hair restoration. Research that focuses on clinical problems or has applications to clinical problems will receive preferential consideration.

The Scientific Research, Grants & Awards Committee oversees the ISHRS research grant process including rating the proposals and determining the awardees. The grant recipients will be announced at the Annual Business Meeting at the World Congress of the ISHRS. Applications received after the published quarterly deadline will be held for consideration until the next review cycle.

Please download and complete the research grant application form linked below to apply for a research grant. Instructions for returning your completed ISHRS research grant application form are shown at the bottom of the document.

2022 Research Grant Recipients

To introduce a method of enzymatic dissociation of hair follicle stem cells, their identification and use them to reverse the miniaturization caused by androgenic alopecia

Aditya K. Gupta MD, PhD, FISHRS
Musculoskeletal Pain and Ergonomics in Hair Transplant Surgeons

Ratchathorn Panchaprateep, MD, PhD, FISHRS
Research team: Kongkiat Laorwong, MD, FISHRS, Wilawan Damkerngsuntorn, MD
A comparative study of four different storage solutions on graft survival in
follicular unit extraction (FUE) hair transplantation

Carlos Puig, DO, FISHRS
Research team: Sadok Khalil El cadhi, MD, Maryem Zguir, MD
The effect of CrScalp plus PRP on Hair Growth in Patients with Male Pattern Hair Loss, a Multi-Center, Double Blind, Placebo Controlled Study

Past Research Grant Recipients

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