Lilach Malatskey MD, Specialist in Family Medicine and Lifestyle Medicine. Has an MHA, master degree in Health Administration, Ben Gurion University. She is the founder (2011) and chairman of the Israeli society of Lifestyle Medicine in the Israel Medical Association and the Israeli ambassador in the European Lifestyle Medicine organization.
She is the Primary editor of the syllabus for the study of lifestyle medicine and a Coordinator and lecturer of Lifestyle medicine courses for family practitioners, residents, and medical students. Coordinating with the chairman of the Israel Medical association she is leading a program to improve physician’s health in Israel and recently initiated and was the chairman of the first Israeli congress for physician’s health.
She is the creator of an online Lifestyle Medicine course for a primary physician in NextGenU- the world’s first free, accredited, higher education portal.
She is trained as a personal health coach and a group facilitator. She studied International medicine in the Israel Medical Association and the Geneva seminar for health and globalization. She volunteers to coordinate a delegation for HIV prevention to KZN South Africa and as an instructor of AIDS prevention course for local leaders in Myanmar.
Today, she is working as a family physician at a rural practice in Zichron Yaakov and volunteer in the public refugee clinic south Tel Aviv.
In addition to her family medicine specialization, she underwent training in emergency medicine and has worked in the Afula Medical center emergency department as a senior physician for 15 years. She performed full army service as commander of a number of Airforce Clinics and medical administrative posts in the Israel Defense Force (Rank Lt.Col).