The Story of Hair

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In this presentation, associate professor of pharmacy Louis Roller weaves a fascinating story on hair and health, including its physiological structure, hair types, its biological function, and conditions that may cause hair loss - both natural and pharmaceutical-induced.


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Dr Louis Roller has been an academic at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at Monash University for over 55 years. He served on the Pharmacy Board of Victoria for 22 years and is the author of hundreds of scientific and professional articles. Louis was made a life member of the Australasian Pharmaceutical Sciences Association in 2012 and was awarded the life-long achievement award from the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia in 2014. He is a prolific provider of education for Ausmed and for the University of the Third Age. He was awarded an AM in 2023.
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First Published24 June 2021
Updated24 June 2021
30 July 2024
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Anatomy and Physiology