John A. Fairbank

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Auburn University 1980

Overview

Scope, impact, assessment and treatment of traumatic stress reactions in children and adults; posttraumatic stress disorder; implementation science; mental health services research.

McMaster, HS, LeardMann, CA, Speigle, S, and Dillman, DA. "An experimental comparison of web-push vs. paper-only survey procedures for conducting an in-depth health survey of military spouses (Published online)." BMC Medical Research Methodology 17.1 (December 2017). Full Text

Brancu, M, Wagner, HR, Morey, RA, Beckham, JC, Calhoun, PS, Tupler, LA, Marx, CE, Taber, KH, Hurley, RA, Rowland, J, McDonald, SD, Hoerle, JM, Moore, SD, Kudler, HS, Weiner, RD, and Fairbank, JA. "The Post-Deployment Mental Health (PDMH) study and repository: A multi-site study of US Afghanistan and Iraq era veterans." International journal of methods in psychiatric research (June 27, 2017). Full Text Open Access Copy

Sege, RD, and Amaya-Jackson, L. "Clinical Considerations Related to the Behavioral Manifestations of Child Maltreatment." Pediatrics 139.4 (April 2017): e20170100-e20170100. Full Text

Schry, AR, Beckham, JC, The Va Mid-Atlantic Mirecc Workgroup, , and Calhoun, PS. "Sexual revictimization among Iraq and Afghanistan war era veterans." Psychiatry research 240 (June 2016): 406-411. Full Text

Naylor, JC, Kilts, JD, Szabo, ST, Dunn, CE, Keefe, FJ, Tupler, LA, Shampine, LJ, Morey, RA, Strauss, JL, Hamer, RM, Wagner, HR, and Marx, CE. "Allopregnanolone Levels Are Inversely Associated with Self-Reported Pain Symptoms in U.S. Iraq and Afghanistan-Era Veterans: Implications for Biomarkers and Therapeutics." Pain medicine (Malden, Mass.) 17.1 (January 2016): 25-32. Open Access Copy

Naylor, JC, Kilts, JD, Strauss, JL, Szabo, ST, Dunn, CE, Wagner, HR, Hamer, RM, Shampine, LJ, Zanga, JR, and Marx, CE. "An exploratory pilot investigation of neurosteroids and self-reported pain in female Iraq/Afghanistan-era Veterans." Journal of rehabilitation research and development 53.4 (January 2016): 499-510. Full Text

Morey, RA, Dunsmoor, JE, Haswell, CC, Brown, VM, Vora, A, Weiner, J, Stjepanovic, D, Wagner, HR, and LaBar, KS. "Fear learning circuitry is biased toward generalization of fear associations in posttraumatic stress disorder." Translational psychiatry 5 (December 15, 2015): e700-. Full Text Open Access Copy

Schry, AR, Hibberd, R, Wagner, HR, Turchik, JA, Kimbrel, NA, Wong, M, Elbogen, EE, Strauss, JL, and Brancu, M. "Functional correlates of military sexual assault in male veterans." Psychological services 12.4 (November 2015): 384-393. Full Text

Pickett, T, Rothman, D, Crawford, EF, Brancu, M, Fairbank, JA, and Kudler, HS. "Mental Health Among Military Personnel and Veterans." North Carolina medical journal 76.5 (November 2015): 299-306.

Kimbrel, NA, Garrett, ME, Dennis, MF, Liu, Y, Patanam, I, Workgroup, VM-AM, Ashley-Koch, AE, Hauser, MA, and Beckham, JC. "Effect of genetic variation in the nicotinic receptor genes on risk for posttraumatic stress disorder." Psychiatry research 229.1-2 (September 2015): 326-331. Full Text

Pages

Saigh, PA, Lee, KS, Ward, A, Westphal, EL, Wilson, K, and Fairbank, JA. "Posttraumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents: History, risk, and cognitive behavioral treatment." The Practice of Child Therapy. January 1, 2012. 433-454. Full Text

Waelde, LC, Silvern, L, Carlson, E, Fairbank, JA, and Kletter, H. "Dissociation in PTSD." Dissociation and the Dissociative Disorders: DSM-V and Beyond. January 1, 2011. 447-456. Full Text

Fairbank, JA, Booth, SR, and Curry, JF. "Integrated Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Traumatic Stress Symptoms and Substance Abuse." Community Treatment for Youth: Evidence-Based Interventions for Severe Emotional and Behavioral Disorders. January 1, 2009. Full Text

National Center for Child Traumatic Stress awarded by University of California - Los Angeles (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2021

IPA - Ryan Wagner awarded by Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center (Principal Investigator). 2017 to 2019

Developmental methylomics of childhood trauma and its health consequences awarded by Virginia Commonwealth University (Co Investigator). 2014 to 2018

Major League Baseball's Welcome Back Veterans awarded by McCormick Foundation (Co Investigator). 2011 to 2017

National Center for Child Traumatic Stress awarded by University of California - Los Angeles (Principal Investigator). 2012 to 2017

IPA - Mary Pender awarded by Veterans Administration Medical Center (Principal Investigator). 2011

Training in Psychological Intervention Research awarded by National Institutes of Health (Training Faculty). 2006 to 2011

IPA - Lisa Amaya-Jackson awarded by Veterans Administration Medical Center (Principal Investigator). 2009