Helen Kales, M.D.

Director, Program for Positive Aging

Areas of Interest

  • Late-life Depression
  • Coexisting Dementia and Depression
  • Depression and dementia
  • Racial differences in late-life mental health care
  • Late-life depression care adherence
  • Antipsychotics and mortality


  • Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship: University of Michigan
  • Psychiatry Residency: University of Michigan
  • Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY
  • College: Bucknell University, Lewisburg PA, Summa cum Laude

Published Articles or Reviews