The 5thscientific meeting was organized by Dr Damkerng Pathomvanich. The welcome address was delivered by President AAHRS, Dr Gholamali Abbasi, followed by the guest lecture by Dr Bill Rassman. The presentations covered a vast topic like FUT, FUE, scalp micro-pigmentations, PRP etc.
The panel discussions were very interesting. The presentations were given by Dr Jean M. Devroye, Dr James Harris, Dr Sanusi Umar, Dr. Kristine Bunagan (Phillipines), Dr Chinmanat Tangjaturonrasmi (Thailand),Dr Kamran Jazayeri (Iran), Dr Bill Ehringer, Dr Kuniyoshi Yagyu (Japan), Dr Kenichiro Imagawa (Japan), Dr Kapil Dua (India), Dr Jae-Hyun Park (South Korea), Dr Chinmanat Tangjaturonrasmi (Thailand), Dr Julieta Aramburo, Dr Humayun Mohmand (Pakistan), Dr Muhammad Ahmad (Pakistan), Dr Mughese Amin (Pakistan). The meeting also had great response in Posters and Dr Muhammad Ahmad (Pakistan) was awarded the Best poster award in the Gala dinner.
The last day was live surgery workshop. In OR 1, Dr Kapil Dua and Dr James Harris performed FUE. In OR 2, Dr Devroye showed performed FUE using his trumpet punch and oscillatory machine. In OR 3, Dr Umar, performed FUE by using his FUE machine.