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.

Schry, Amie R., et al. “Sexual revictimization among Iraq and Afghanistan war era veterans..” Psychiatry Res, vol. 240, June 2016, pp. 406–11. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2016.04.016. Full Text

Naylor, Jennifer C., et al. “An exploratory pilot investigation of neurosteroids and self-reported pain in female Iraq/Afghanistan-era Veterans..” J Rehabil Res Dev, vol. 53, no. 4, 2016, pp. 499–510. Pubmed, doi:10.1682/JRRD.2014.11.0294. Full Text

Morey, R. A., et al. “Fear learning circuitry is biased toward generalization of fear associations in posttraumatic stress disorder..” Transl Psychiatry, vol. 5, Dec. 2015. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/tp.2015.196. Full Text Open Access Copy

Schry, Amie R., et al. “Functional correlates of military sexual assault in male veterans..” Psychol Serv, vol. 12, no. 4, Nov. 2015, pp. 384–93. Pubmed, doi:10.1037/ser0000053. Full Text

Pickett, Treven, et al. “Mental Health Among Military Personnel and Veterans..” N C Med J, vol. 76, no. 5, Nov. 2015, pp. 299–306.

Kimbrel, Nathan A., et al. “Effect of genetic variation in the nicotinic receptor genes on risk for posttraumatic stress disorder..” Psychiatry Res, vol. 229, no. 1–2, Sept. 2015, pp. 326–31. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2015.07.002. Full Text

Kelley, Michelle L., et al. “Drug use and childhood-, military- and post-military trauma exposure among women and men veterans..” Drug Alcohol Depend, vol. 152, July 2015, pp. 201–08. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.03.038. Full Text

Vasterling, Jennifer J., et al. “Establishing a methodology to examine the effects of war-zone PTSD on the family: the family foundations study..” Int J Methods Psychiatr Res, vol. 24, no. 2, June 2015, pp. 143–55. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/mpr.1464. Full Text

Kimbrel, Nathan A., et al. “The factor structure of psychiatric comorbidity among Iraq/Afghanistan-era veterans and its relationship to violence, incarceration, suicide attempts, and suicidality..” Psychiatry Res, vol. 220, no. 1–2, Dec. 2014, pp. 397–403. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2014.07.064. Full Text