Brian P. Marx, PhD

Professor, Psychiatry

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150 S Huntington Avenue

Biography

Dr. Marx is a Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine and staff psychologist at the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System. Dr. Marx graduated with Honors in Psychology from Boston University in 1989. He completed his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Mississippi in 1996. Dr. Marx is an expert in behavior therapy, PTSD assessment, and the effects of trauma. He serves on the editorial board of several scientific journals and has served as a grant reviewer for the National Institute of Mental Health, Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs.

Dr. Marx’s research interests include the association between PTSD and functional impairment, PTSD and memory, identifying risk factors for posttraumatic difficulties and developing brief, efficacious treatments for PTSD. Currently, his research is funded by the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs.

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System

Education

  • University of Mississippi, PhD
  • Boston University, BS

Publications

  • Published on 4/10/2018

    Lee DJ, Kearns JC, Wisco BE, Green JD, Gradus JL, Sloan DM, Nock MK, Rosen RC, Keane TM, Marx BP. A longitudinal study of risk factors for suicide attempts among Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans. Depress Anxiety. 2018 Apr 10. PMID: 29637667.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/1/2018

    Sloan DM, Marx BP, Lee DJ, Resick PA. A Brief Exposure-Based Treatment vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Randomized Noninferiority Clinical Trial. JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Mar 01; 75(3):233-239. PMID: 29344631.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/1/2018

    Brailey K, Mills MA, Marx BP, Proctor SP, Seal KH, Spiro A, Ulloa EW, Vasterling JJ. Prospective Examination of Early Associations of Iraq War Zone Deployment, Combat Severity, and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder with New Incident Medical Diagnoses. J Trauma Stress. 2018 Feb; 31(1):102-113. PMID: 29513919.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/27/2017

    Campbell AA, Wisco BE, Marx BP, Pietrzak RH. Association Between Perceptions of Military Service and Mental Health Problems in a Nationally Representative Sample of United States Military Veterans. Psychol Trauma. 2017 Nov 27. PMID: 29172562.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/2017

    Mackintosh MA, Niehaus J, Taft CT, Marx BP, Grubbs K, Morland LA. Using a Mobile Application in the Treatment of Dysregulated Anger Among Veterans. Mil Med. 2017 Nov; 182(11):e1941-e1949. PMID: 29087863.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/1/2017

    Liverant GI, Amick MM, Black SK, Esterman M, Wisco BE, Gibian MC, Marx BP, McGlinchey RE. Associations Among Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms, Substance Use, and Affective Attentional Processing in OEF/OIF/OND Veterans. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2017 Sep; 205(9):725-731. PMID: 28661934.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/1/2017

    Green JD, Annunziata A, Kleiman SE, Bovin MJ, Harwell AM, Fox AML, Black SK, Schnurr PP, Holowka DW, Rosen RC, Keane TM, Marx BP. Examining the diagnostic utility of the DSM-5 PTSD symptoms among male and female returning veterans. Depress Anxiety. 2017 Aug; 34(8):752-760. PMID: 28763159.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/6/2017

    Wisco BE, Marx BP, Miller MW, Wolf EJ, Krystal JH, Southwick SM, Pietrzak RH. A comparison of ICD-11 and DSM criteria for posttraumatic stress disorder in two national samples of U.S. military veterans. J Affect Disord. 2017 Dec 01; 223:17-19. PMID: 28715723.

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  • Published on 6/1/2017

    Marx BP, Engel-Rebitzer E, Bovin MJ, Parker-Guilbert KS, Moshier S, Barretto K, Szafranski D, Gallagher MW, Holowka DW, Rosen RC, Keane TM. The influence of veteran race and psychometric testing on veterans affairs posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) disability exam outcomes. Psychol Assess. 2017 Jun; 29(6):710-719. PMID: 28594214.

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  • Published on 5/11/2017

    Weathers FW, Bovin MJ, Lee DJ, Sloan DM, Schnurr PP, Kaloupek DG, Keane TM, Marx BP. The Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5): Development and initial psychometric evaluation in military veterans. Psychol Assess. 2018 Mar; 30(3):383-395. PMID: 28493729.

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