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Spencer Kobren is the Founder and President of the American Hair Loss Association, the nation’s foremost organization dedicated to educating the public, healthcare professionals, and the mainstream media about the emotionally devastating, and life altering disease of hair loss.
Mr. Kobren is considered the country’s most prominent and effective consumer/patient advocate. He’s the author of the ground breaking International Best Seller, The Bald Truth; The First Complete Guide to Preventing and Treating Hair Loss (Pocket Books/Simon & Schuster), which has become the most widely read consumer hair loss guide of all time. Published in five languages and sold in every English speaking country in the world,The Bald Truth has touched the lives of countless hair loss sufferers in search of real hope. His second book The Truth About Women’s Hair Loss; What Really Works for Treating and Preventing Thinning Hair (Contemporary Books/McGraw-Hill) has forever changed the way medicine and society looks at this neglected epidemic.
Referred to as the “Father” of consumer hair loss education, Mr. Kobren is a contributing editor for Consumer’s Digest Magazine and WebMD and is the Founder and Director of Consumer/Patient affairs of The International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons. Mr. Kobren also holds a position on the scientific advisory board of biotech startup HairDx, providers of the first genetic test to determine the likelihood of developing male or female pattern hair loss.
Kobren’s uniquely powerful approach to the promotion of smart consumerism and patient education has earned him critical acclaim from media outlets around the globe and was a focus of the Discovery Channel documentary, “The Bald Truth”.