Neil Korsen, MD, M.Sc., is a family physician/geriatrician with 18 years of practice experience, mostly in small towns in Maine. He left clinical practice in 2001 when he received an Advanced Research Training Grant from the American Academy of Family Physicians. Since that time, he has worked on the translation of research to practice, initially focusing on improving care for depression and later on behavioral health integration. He was the Medical Director of Behavioral Health Integration for MaineHealth, where he worked with a team to create a nationally recognized program. Dr. Korsen has received funding for this work from the MacArthur Foundation, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Maine Health Access Foundation.
Dr. Korsen is a physician scientist at the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. He is a Research Assistant Professor in Family Medicine and Psychiatry at Tufts University School of Medicine.
Dr. Korsen is a graduate of Dartmouth College (A.B.); Hahnemann Medical College (M.D.); and The Dartmouth Institute, where he received an M.S. in Evaluative Clinical Sciences.