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Dr. Ari Lauden

  • Junior Clinical Lecturer

Dr. Ari Lauden currently works at Leumit Healthcare services in Israel, which is affiliated with the Division of Psychiatry at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. He teaches and coordinates the 2nd year Psychiatry course at MSIH and guides Balint groups with medical students.

Research Interests

  • Balint groups: The use of Balint groups for medical students as a means for improving interpersonal and communication skills and competence
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Community Psychiatry and Community Mental Health Services
  • Higher rates of allergies, autoimmune diseases and low-grade inflammation markers in treatment-resistant major depression

Education and Training