John A. Fairbank

John A. Fairbank

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Auburn University 1980


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

Elbogen, EB, Wagner, HR, Brancu, M, Kimbrel, NA, Naylor, JC, Swinkels, CM, VA Mid-Atlantic MIRECC Workgroup, , and Fairbank, JA. "Psychosocial Risk Factors and Other Than Honorable Military Discharge: Providing Healthcare to Previously Ineligible Veterans." Military medicine (March 14, 2018). Full Text

Sun, D, Davis, SL, Haswell, CC, Swanson, CA, Mid-Atlantic MIRECC Workgroup, , LaBar, KS, Fairbank, JA, and Morey, RA. "Brain Structural Covariance Network Topology in Remitted Posttraumatic Stress Disorder." Frontiers in Psychiatry 9 (January 2018): 90-null. Full Text

Martindale, SL, Farrell-Carnahan, LV, Ulmer, CS, Kimbrel, NA, McDonald, SD, Rowland, JA, and VA Mid-Atlantic MIRECC Registry Workgroup, . "Sleep quality in returning veterans: The influence of mild traumatic brain injury." Rehabilitation Psychology 62.4 (November 2017): 563-570. Full Text

Naylor, JC, Ryan Wagner, H, Brancu, M, Shepherd-Banigan, M, Elbogen, E, Kelley, M, Fecteau, T, Goldstein, K, Kimbrel, NA, Marx, CE, VA Mid-Atlantic MIRECC Work Group, , VA Mid-Atlantic MIRECC Women Veterans Work Group, , and Strauss, JL. "Self-Reported Pain in Male and Female Iraq/Afghanistan-Era Veterans: Associations with Psychiatric Symptoms and Functioning." Pain Medicine (Malden, Mass.) 18.9 (September 2017): 1658-1667. 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, VA Mid-Atlantic MIRECC Workgroup, , 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 26.3 (September 2017). Full Text

McMaster, HS, LeardMann, CA, Speigle, S, Dillman, DA, and Millennium Cohort Family Study Team, . "An experimental comparison of web-push vs. paper-only survey procedures for conducting an in-depth health survey of military spouses." Bmc Medical Research Methodology 17.1 (April 26, 2017): 73-null. Full Text

Sege, RD, Amaya-Jackson, L, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect, Council on Foster Care, Adoption, and Kinship Care, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY Committee on Child Maltreatment and Violence, and NATIONAL CENTER FOR CHILD TRAUMATIC STRESS, . "Clinical Considerations Related to the Behavioral Manifestations of Child Maltreatment." Pediatrics 139.4 (April 2017). 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, MIRECC Workgroup, , 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. Full Text Open Access Copy

Naylor, JC, Kilts, JD, Strauss, JL, Szabo, ST, Dunn, CE, Wagner, HR, Hamer, RM, Shampine, LJ, Zanga, JR, Marx, CE, Department of Veterans Affairs Mid-Atlantic Mental Illness Research, Education, and and Clinical Center Workgroup, . "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