TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/13 -- Biologix Hair Inc. (OTCBB: BLGX)(OTCQB: BLGX) has appointed Leila Bloch, MD to the Company's Medical Advisory Board, where she will serve with Dr. David Perez-Meza, Dr. Alan J. Bauman, Dr. Edward A.M. Ball, Dr. Arthur G. Handal and Dr. Craig Ziering, Medical Advisory Board Chairman.
Dr. Leila Bloch, dermatologist and hair restoration surgeon, founded Clinica Bloch in the district of Itaim Bibi, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Leila Bloch graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paula and undertook her Residency in Dermatology at the Hospital das Clinicas. She completed international internships at the Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain (2004), University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland (2005), Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD (2007) and Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami University, FL (2011).
In addition to providing direct patient care in her private clinic, Dr. Bloch is part of the Team Onco-Hematology of the Clinical Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, where she specializes in chemotherapy-induced alopecia. The team is also involved with clinical research in dermo-cosmetics. Dr. Bloch participates in ongoing scientific research, has had her work published in national and international journals and participates in conferences and courses worldwide.
Leila Bloch, MD has lectured at the University UDABOL, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia in 2010, Event Dermagenoma in August 2010, presented on chemotherapy-induced alopecia and scalp cooling at the Onco-Hematology HI Albert Einstein meeting twice in 2008 and taught at the XXV Congress of Aesthetic Dermatology, Medico University, USP in 2006. Dr. Bloch has also participated in the 6th Brazilian Congress of Surgery Hair Restoration, Brazilian Congress of the Brazilian Society of Surgery Dermalogica, at the 2010 American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, the XIII Annual Meeting of Dermatologists, State of Sao Paulo, RADESP, and the 61st and 62nd Brazilian Congress of Dermatology.
In 2001, Dr. Bloch received an award for her work "Pap for Health Professionals," and in 2004, she was the only Brazilian to join the European Hair Research Congress in Zurich. Dr. Bloch was medical collaborator of the Aesthetic Dermatology and Cosmetic Dermatology and Hair Clinic HC-USP.
Dr. Leila Bloch is a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, the North American Hair Research Society, the Brazilian Society of Dermatology and the Brazilian Society for Dermatologic Surgery.
Biologix Chairman Ron Holland stated: "We welcome Dr. Bloch to the Company's Medical Advisory Board and appreciate her willingness to advise Biologix Hair Inc. in this capacity. Her training and experience should be a tremendous asset to the Company."
About Biologix Hair Inc. and Biologix Hair Science Ltd.
Biologix Hair Inc. (Biologix Hair), together with its wholly owned biotechnology subsidiary, Biologix Hair Science Ltd. (BHS), is focused on realizing the full market potential for its patent-pending hair loss prevention and regeneration treatment - the Biologix Hair Therapy System - and its demonstrated ability to prevent and reverse the effects of alopecia, which plagues hundreds of millions worldwide.
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