Dr. Ben Amit graduated medical school at Tel Aviv University, with Honors for his thesis regarding the properties of antidepressants. He completed the residency program at the Geha Mental Health Center, served as psychiatric consultant to the Rabin Campus hospitals, and as a member of the national board of psychiatrists.

In addition to clinical work, Dr. Amit is an active researcher and lecturer in brain sciences and drug development, holds a Master of science degree from the University of Oxford (Cum Laude) and diplomas from both Stanford University and MIT.

Dr. Amit is a graduate of the national program for the prescription of Medical Cannabis, and provides a recommendation for a use license in appropriate cases.