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Thomas L. Campbell, M.D.

Family Medicine

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 279-4800

Office: (585) 279-4600

Fax: (585) 279-4605

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Biography

Tom Campbell, MD, fled the biomedical world of Boston and Harvard (BA, 1974 and MD, 1979) and moved west to Rochester for his residency training in Family Medicine. Enamored by the biopsychosocial model and family systems, he received additional training in George Engel's psychosomatic medicine fellowship and the University of Rochester's Family Therapy Training Program.

He has written extensively on the relationship between families and health including a research monograph, "Family's Impact on Health" and two books, Families and Health (with William Doherty, PhD) and Family-Oriented Primary Care: A Manual for Medical Provider (with Susan McDaniel PhD and David Seaburn, MS). He co-edits Families, Systems, and Health: Journal of Collaborative Family Health Care with Susan McDaniel, PhD. In 2003, he was appointed William Rocktaschel Professor and Chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Associate Director of the URMC Center for Primary Care.

He has been the William Rocktaschel Professor and Chair of the Department since 2004. He is a past president of the Association of Departments of Family Medicine (ADFM) and past chair of the Council of Academic Family Medicine (CAFM). He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Family Medicine for America's Health, a 5 year project sponsored by the 8 FM organizations to determine a strategic direction for our discipline. To escape the chaos, Tom enjoys road cycling and cross-country skiing (the seasons overlap in Rochester).

Research

Tom Campbell, MD, fled the biomedical world of Boston and Harvard (BA, 1974 and MD, 1979) and moved west to Rochester for his residency training in Family Medicine. Enamored by the biopsychosocial model and family systems, he received additional training in George Engel's psychosomatic medicine fellowship and the University of Rochester's Family Therapy Training Program.

He has written extensively on the relationship between families and health including a research monograph, "Family's Impact on Health" and two books, Families and Health (with William Doherty, PhD) and Family-Oriented Primary Care: A Manual for Medical Provider (with Susan McDaniel PhD and David Seaburn, MS). He co-edits Families, Systems, and Health: Journal of Collaborative Family Health Care with Susan McDaniel, PhD. In 2003, he was appointed William Rocktaschel Professor and Chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Associate Director of the URMC Center for Primary Care.

He has been the William Rocktaschel Professor and Chair of the Department since 2004. He is a past president of the Association of Departments of Family Medicine (ADFM) and past chair of the Council of Academic Family Medicine (CAFM). He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Family Medicine for America's Health, a 5 year project sponsored by the 8 FM organizations to determine a strategic direction for our discipline. To escape the chaos, Tom enjoys road cycling and cross-country skiing (the seasons overlap in Rochester).

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine

Education

1985-1987
| University of Rochester, Department of Psychiatry
Family Therapy: Family Therapy Training Program

1982-1983
| University of Rochester, Department of Psychiatry
Fellowship - Division of Behavioral and Psychosocial Medicine

1979-1982
| University of Rochester/Highland Hospital
Residency - Family Medicine

1974
BA | Harvard University
Environmental Health Sci

1979
MD | Harvard Medical School
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1979 - 06/30/1980
Internship in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1980 - 06/30/1982
Residency in Family Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1982 - 06/30/1983
Fellowship in Behavioral Psychology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1985 - 06/30/1987
Fellowship in at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

1988
STFM Patient Care Award for Innovation in Family Medicine Education

1987
Faculty Teacher of the Year (voted by graduating residents)

1974
Harvard College Phi Beta Kappa

1974
Summa Cum Laude (A.B., Harvard College)

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Publications

Journal Articles

2010
Gibson, K; Szilagyi, P; Swanger, CM; Campbell, T; McInerny, T; Duckett, J, Guido, J; Fiscella, K. "Physician Perspectives on Incentives to Participate in Practice-based Research: A Greater Rochester Practice-Based Research Neword (GR-PBRN) Study". Journal American Board Family Medicine http://www.jabfm.org/cgi/content/abstract/23/4/452. 2010; 23: 452-454.

2005
Epstein RM, Franks P, Shields CG, Meldrum SC, Miller KN, Campbell TL, Fiscella K. "Patient-centered communication and diagnostic testing." Annals of family medicine.. 2005 3(5):415-21.

2004
Park EW, Tudiver F, Schultz JK, Campbell T. "Does enhancing partner support and interaction improve smoking cessation? A meta-analysis." Annals of family medicine.. 2004 2(2):170-4.

Books & Chapters

2005
Chapter Title: Families and Health
Book Title: Textbook of Family Practice, 7th Edition
Author List: Campbell, T.L., Bray, J.
Edited By: R.E. Rakel
Published By: W.B. Saunders Company2005 in New York

2005
Chapter Title: Improving Health Through Family Interventions
Book Title: Handbook of Families and Health: Interdisciplinary Perspectives.
Author List: Campbell, T.L.
Edited By: D.R. Crane & E.S. Marshall
Published By: Sage Publishing2005 in Thousand Oaks, CA

2004
Chapter Title: Physical Illness: Challenges to Families
Book Title: Families and Change: Coping with Stressful Events and Transitions (3rd Edition)
Author List: Campbell, T.L.
Edited By: P. McKenry and S. Price
Published By: Sage Publishing2004 in Thousand Oaks, CA

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