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.

Curry, John F., et al. “Lifetime major depression and comorbid disorders among current-era women veterans..” J Affect Disord, vol. 152–154, Jan. 2014, pp. 434–40. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jad.2013.10.012. Full Text

Kelley, Michelle L., et al. “Alcohol use and trauma exposure among male and female veterans before, during, and after military service..” Drug Alcohol Depend, vol. 133, no. 2, Dec. 2013, pp. 615–24. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2013.08.002. Full Text

Murphy, Robert A., and John A. Fairbank. “Implementation and dissemination of military informed and evidence-based interventions for community dwelling military families..” Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev, vol. 16, no. 4, Dec. 2013, pp. 348–64. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s10567-013-0149-8. Full Text

Morey, Rajendra A., et al. “Effects of chronic mild traumatic brain injury on white matter integrity in Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans..” Hum Brain Mapp, vol. 34, no. 11, Nov. 2013, pp. 2986–99. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/hbm.22117. Full Text Open Access Copy

Swinkels, C. M., et al. “The association of sleep duration, mental health, and health risk behaviors among U.S. Afghanistan/Iraq era veterans.” Sleep, vol. 36, no. 7, July 2013, pp. 1019–25. Scopus, doi:10.5665/sleep.2800. Full Text

Briggs, E. C., et al. “Links between child and adolescent trauma exposure and service use histories in a national clinic-referred sample.” Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, vol. 5, no. 2, Mar. 2013, pp. 101–09. Scopus, doi:10.1037/a0027312. Full Text

Ebert, Lori, et al. “Use of the breakthrough series collaborative to support broad and sustained use of evidence-based trauma treatment for children in community practice settings..” Adm Policy Ment Health, vol. 39, no. 3, May 2012, pp. 187–99. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s10488-011-0347-y. Full Text

Briggs, E. C., et al. “Trauma Exposure, Psychosocial Functioning, and Treatment Needs of Youth in Residential Care: Preliminary Findings from the NCTSN Core Data Set.” Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma, vol. 5, no. 1, Jan. 2012, pp. 1–15. Scopus, doi:10.1080/19361521.2012.646413. Full Text

Hughes, M., et al. “Posttraumatic stress among students after the shootings at virginia tech.” Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, vol. 3, no. 4, Dec. 2011, pp. 403–11. Scopus, doi:10.1037/a0024565. Full Text

Wells, Timothy S., et al. “Mental health impact of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts: a review of US research, service provision, and programmatic responses..” Int Rev Psychiatry, vol. 23, no. 2, Apr. 2011, pp. 144–52. Pubmed, doi:10.3109/09540261.2011.558833. Full Text