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Professor Rodney Sinclair


Prof Sinclair is Professor of Dermatology at the University of Melbourne and Director of Epworth Dermatology.  He is past-president of the Australasian Society for Dermatology Research, the Australasian Hair and Wool Research Society and the Skin and Cancer Foundation  of Victoria. Prof Sinclair is the co-author of the section on dermatology in the Oxford Textbook of Medicine and lead author of Therapeutic Guidelines – Dermatology. He has written 13 textbooks on dermatology, and has over 400 research publications to his name. Prof Sinclair convened the World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology in Melbourne in 2006 and the World Congress of Hair Research in Cairns in 2010. Prof Sinclair conducts clinical research in psoriasis, hair loss and skin cancer prevention and treatment and laboratory research into stem cell biology, regenerative medicine and gene discovery. He is considered a world leader in hair disease, nail disease, psoriasis and skin cancer diagnosis and treatment.