consultant dermatologist and senior honorary lecturer, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Dr Shirin Zaheri is currently a Consultant Dermatologist at Charing Cross Hospital and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London where she runs a weekly Hair clinic at Charing Cross Hospital. She qualified in medicine from St George’s Hospital Medical School in 2004 with distinction and several University prizes. She carried out Dermatology specialist training at Imperial College NHS Trust and Chelsea & Westminster Hospital. She is a member of the British Association of Dermatology and British Hair & Nail Society. She is also the head of Dermatology Specialist Training and Undergraduate Dermatology lead at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.
She has received further several prizes throughout her academic career including those from British Association of Dermatologists, Royal Society of Medicine and St John’s Dermatology Society. She has published in several medical journals and books and is a peer reviewer for many journals including British Journal of Dermatology and Clinical and Experimental Journal of Dermatology. She has presented at national and international dermatology meetings. She has recently edited the first edition of Recent Advances in Dermatology book including co-authoring the hair chapter and co-authored the Androgen and Antiandrogen chapter in Handbook of Systemics Drug Treatment in Dermatology.
Her main specialist interests are Psoriasis, Hair and scalp disorders and skin cancer.