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Thomas E. Oxman, MD

Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry
Emeritus Professor of Community and Family Medicine

Community and Family Medicine

Dartmouth College, AB 1971
U. Colorado School of Medicine, MD 1975

New Hampshire-Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center
Norris Cotton Cancer Center

Contact Information

Dartmouth Medical School
HB 7750
Hanover NH 03755

Office: Desk 5D Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Ctr

Professional Interests

Dr. Oxman’s interests are in preparing primary care clinicians to manage patients with depression or posttraumatic stress disorder. He has clinical expertise in the diagnosis and management of dementing, depressive, and psychotic disorders in elderly patients. His research interests include the identification and implementation of evidence-based, systematic biopsychosocial interventions which are effective at maintaining and improving emotional and physical function in the medically ill.

Grant Information

MacArthur Foundation; SAMHSA; NIMH

Selected Publications


Reflections on Tribalism and Aging.
Oxman TE
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2021 Dec;29(12):1290-1295. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2021.05.001. Epub 2021 May 12.
PMID: 34103227

Reflections on Aging and Wisdom.
Oxman TE
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2018 Nov;26(11):1108-1118. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2018.07.009. Epub 2018 Aug 3.
PMID: 30228055

RESPECT-PTSD: re-engineering systems for the primary care treatment of PTSD, a randomized controlled trial.
Schnurr PP, Friedman MJ, Oxman TE, Dietrich AJ, Smith MW, Shiner B, Forshay E, Gui J, Thurston V
J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Jan;28(1):32-40. doi: 10.1007/s11606-012-2166-6. Epub 2012 Aug 3.
PMID: 22865017

Improving depression care in a psychiatry resident psychopharmacology clinic: measurement, monitoring, feedback and education.
Shiner B, Green RL, Homa K, Watts BV, Groft A, Torrey WC, Oxman TE
Qual Saf Health Care. 2010 Jun;19(3):234-8. doi: 10.1136/qshc.2007.023960. Epub 2010 May 10.
PMID: 20457732

Problem-solving treatment and coping styles in primary care for minor depression.
Oxman TE, Hegel MT, Hull JG, Dietrich AJ
J Consult Clin Psychol. 2008 Dec;76(6):933-43. doi: 10.1037/a0012617.
PMID: 19045962

Sustainable impact of a primary care depression intervention.
Lee PW, Dietrich AJ, Oxman TE, Williams JW Jr, Barry SL
J Am Board Fam Med. 2007 Sep-Oct;20(5):427-33.
PMID: 17823459

A fidelity measure for integrated management of depression in primary care.
Oxman TE, Schulberg HC, Greenberg RL, Dietrich AJ, Williams JW Jr, Nutting PA, Bruce ML
Med Care. 2006 Nov;44(11):1030-7.
PMID: 17063135

Watchful waiting for minor depression in primary care: remission rates and predictors of improvement.
Hegel MT, Oxman TE, Hull JG, Swain K, Swick H
Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2006 May-Jun;28(3):205-12.
PMID: 16675363

Evidence-based models of integrated management of depression in primary care.
Oxman TE, Dietrich AJ, Schulberg HC
Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2005 Dec;28(4):1061-77.
PMID: 16325740

Billing for the Evaluation and Treatment of Adult Depression by the Primary Care Clinician.
Goldberg RJ, Oxman TE
Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. 2004;6(1):21-26.
PMID: 15486597

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