Rachita Savalaram Dhurat

Designation & Office Address- Professor & Head Department of Dermatology LTM .Medical College & LTMG Hospital, Sion Mumbai 400022 India MMC registration no. 58194 Qualification MBBS - Oct 1985 - Mumbai University MD (Skin) 1990- Mumbai University Appointments & Position Member in International Advisory Committee At 6th Congress For Hair Research, 16-19 June 2010, Cairns Australia-( Only female dermatologist) Member of Asia – Pacific centre for aging skin (APCAS), for Proctor & Gamble Ltd, Australia Member of International Academy of Cosmetic Society. Life member of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL) Life member of Trichology Society of IndiaLife member of Indian Association Of Study of Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Member of European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology University teacher for MBBS, D.V.& D. (Diploma), M.D.(Skin & STD), Life member of Indian Association of Study of Sexually Transmitted Diseases. International Society Memberships: 1. Member in International Advisory Committee for 6th Congress For Hair Research, 16-19 June 2010, Cairns Australia-( Only female dermatologist) 2. Member of Asia – Pacific centre for aging skin (APCAS), for Proctor & Gamble Ltd Australia 3. Member of International Academy of Cosmetic Society 4. Faculty for F1000- post peer publication review 5. Member of American Academy of Dermatology Achievements: Pioneering work in microneedling for hair stimulation & Platelet Rich Plasma(PRP) Conducted 25 workshops for dermatologists on PRP across India Invited speaker at • WCHR 2011 Israel, • WCHR 2014 Jeju, South Korea 14-17 May 2014 • World congress of Dermatology Vancouver 2015 • AAD 2016, ORLANDO • SHARMDERM, EGYPT 2016 & 2017 • World Congress of Trichoscopy 2018 Warsaw, Poland “Awards • Dr. V. Govidan Nair Memorial Prize Competition 2nd award for Conjugal infection of HIV in 20 couples” 18th National conference of IASSTD & AIDS Jan. 1994. • Dr. V. Govidan Nair memorial prize competition 2nd award for “Enteropathogens in HIV positive individuals” 19th National conference of IASSTD & AIDS, Chandigarh, 11-12 Feb 1995. • Best poster award at The 15th Meeting of the European Hair Research Society Jerusalem, Israel - July 6-9, 2011. • Best poster award for Role of Microneedling Vs minoxidil in Men with Androgenetic Alopecia- a comparative , evaluator blinded study’ at 40thNational conference of IADVL at Jaipur , India, 9-12thFeb2012 • Systopic Oration Award at international congress of dermatology, Delhi Dec 2013 for microneedling for hair stimulation. Publication- Total 85 List of Hair related publications only 1. Phototrichogram, RS Dhurat. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2006; 72:242-244 2. Two cases of scalp white piedra caused by Trichosporon ovoides. .Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2009 May-Jun;75(3):293-5 3.Trichosporon inkin and Trichosporon mucoides as unusual causes of white piedra of scalp hair. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2014 Jul-Aug;80(4):324-7 4. Alopecia in congenital hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia responding to a combination of topical tretinoin and minoxidil. International Journal of Dermatology. vol 48: 184–185. 2009. 10. Hair evaluation methods: Merits and demerits. International Journal of Trichology vol 1: 108-119, 2009. 11. Automated Digital Image Analysis (TrichoScan®) for Human Hair Growth Analysis: Ease versus Errors. International Journal of Trichology. 2010 Jan; 2:5-13 12. Loose Anagen Hair Syndrome: A review. International Journal of Trichology Jan 2011. 13. Is trichoscopy a reliable tool to diagnose early female pattern hair loss? Int J Trichology. 2013 Jul;5(3):121-5. 14.Extensive alopecia areata: not necessarily recalcitrant to therapy!. Int J Trichology. 2011 Jul;3(2):80-3 15. A randomized evaluator blinded study of effect of microneedling in androgenetic alopecia: Int J Trichology. 2013 Jan;5(1):6-11. 16.Principles and Methods of Preparation of Platelet-Rich Plasma: A Review and Author's Perspective. . J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2014 Oct-Dec;7(4):189-97 17.Response to Microneedling Treatment in Men with Androgenetic Alopecia Who Failed to Respond to Conventional Therapy. Indian J Dermatol. 2015 May-Jun;60(3):260-3. 16.Scalp threading with polydioxanone monofilament threads: a novel, effective and safe modality for hair restoration. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2017 Nov;31 17.Case of Unilateral Temporal Triangular Alopecia. Indian Dermatol Online J. 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2):161 18.Superiority of dutasteride over finasteride in hair regrowth and reversal of miniaturization in men with androgenetic alopecia: A randomized controlled open-label, evaluator-blinded study. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2017 Jan-Feb;83(1):47-54. 19.Standardization of SMP Procedure and Its Impact on Outcome. Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2018;10:145-9. 20. An Open-Label Randomized Multicenter Study Assessing the Noninferiority of a Caffeine-Based Topical Liquid 0.2% versus Minoxidil 5% Solution in Male Androgenetic Alopecia. Skin Pharmacol Physiol. 2017;30(6):298-305. 21. THE EFFECT OF TOPICAL MINOXIDIL TREATMENT ON FOLLICULAR SULFOTRANSFERASE ENZYMATIC ACTIVITY . JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL REGULATORS & HOMEOSTATIC AGENTS 2018 Vol. 32 22. ”Characterization of Follicular Minoxidil Sulfotransferase Activity in a Cohort of Pattern Hair Loss Patients from the Indian Subcontinent" accepted for publication in Dermatologic Therapy. 23. Controversies in the Treatment of Androgenetic Alopecia: The History of Finasteride. J.Dermatol Ther.(Accepted June 12, 2018)