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.

Swanson, Jeffrey, et al. “Informing Federal Policy on Firearm Restrictions for Veterans with Fiduciaries: Risk Indicators in the Post-Deployment Mental Health Study..” Adm Policy Ment Health, vol. 45, no. 4, July 2018, pp. 673–83. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s10488-018-0881-y. Full Text

Wilson, Sarah M., et al. “The Association Between Alcohol Consumption, Lifetime Alcohol Use Disorder, and Psychiatric Distress Among Male and Female Veterans..” J Stud Alcohol Drugs, vol. 79, no. 4, July 2018, pp. 591–600.

Elbogen, Eric B., et al. “Risk factors for concurrent suicidal ideation and violent impulses in military veterans..” Psychol Assess, vol. 30, no. 4, Apr. 2018, pp. 425–35. Pubmed, doi:10.1037/pas0000490. Full Text

Sun, Delin, et al. “Brain Structural Covariance Network Topology in Remitted Posttraumatic Stress Disorder..” Front Psychiatry, vol. 9, 2018. Pubmed, doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00090. Full Text

Martindale, Sarah L., et al. “Sleep quality in returning veterans: The influence of mild traumatic brain injury..” Rehabil Psychol, vol. 62, no. 4, Nov. 2017, pp. 563–70. Pubmed, doi:10.1037/rep0000159. Full Text

Naylor, Jennifer C., et al. “Self-Reported Pain in Male and Female Iraq/Afghanistan-Era Veterans: Associations with Psychiatric Symptoms and Functioning..” Pain Med, vol. 18, no. 9, Sept. 2017, pp. 1658–67. Pubmed, doi:10.1093/pm/pnw308. Full Text

Brancu, Mira, et al. “The Post-Deployment Mental Health (PDMH) study and repository: A multi-site study of US Afghanistan and Iraq era veterans..” Int J Methods Psychiatr Res, vol. 26, no. 3, Sept. 2017. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/mpr.1570. Full Text

McMaster, Hope Seib, et al. “An experimental comparison of web-push vs. paper-only survey procedures for conducting an in-depth health survey of military spouses..” Bmc Med Res Methodol, vol. 17, no. 1, Apr. 2017. Pubmed, doi:10.1186/s12874-017-0337-1. Full Text

Sege, Robert D., et al. “Clinical Considerations Related to the Behavioral Manifestations of Child Maltreatment..” Pediatrics, vol. 139, no. 4, Apr. 2017. Pubmed, doi:10.1542/peds.2017-0100. Full Text