Head of Research, University Hospital Basel
Gunther Meinlschmidt is Head of Research at the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Research Group Leader at the Department of Clinical Research at the University Hospital and University of Basel, as well as Professor of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy at IPU Berlin. He has a main interest in new digital and computational technologies in the context of mental disorders, psychotherapy, and health promotion: How can we best use and blend them with more traditional approaches? What are opportunities, what are risks? With his research with children, adolescents, and adults, he places a special emphasis on the interface between mind, brain, and the body. Following has a postdoctoral training in psychology, psychobiology, and psychotherapy in Germany, UK, the US, and Japan.