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.

Mclaughlin, Katie A., et al. “Serious emotional disturbance among youths exposed to Hurricane Katrina 2 years postdisaster.J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry, vol. 48, no. 11, Nov. 2009, pp. 1069–78. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/CHI.0b013e3181b76697. Full Text

Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS) Team, Marla, et al. “The Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS): outcomes over 1 year of naturalistic follow-up.Am J Psychiatry, vol. 166, no. 10, Oct. 2009, pp. 1141–49. Pubmed, doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2009.08111620. Full Text

Pynoos, Robert S., et al. “DSM-V PTSD diagnostic criteria for children and adolescents: a developmental perspective and recommendations.J Trauma Stress, vol. 22, no. 5, Oct. 2009, pp. 391–98. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/jts.20450. Full Text

Fairbank, John A., and Doreen W. Fairbank. “Epidemiology of child traumatic stress.Curr Psychiatry Rep, vol. 11, no. 4, Aug. 2009, pp. 289–95. Pubmed, doi:10.1007/s11920-009-0042-9. Full Text

Pynoos, R. S., et al. “The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Collaborating to Improve the Standard of Care.” Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, vol. 39, no. 4, Aug. 2008, pp. 389–95. Scopus, doi:10.1037/a0012551. Full Text

Fairbank, J. A., and E. T. Gerrity. “Making trauma intervention principles public policy.” Psychiatry, vol. 70, no. 4, Dec. 2007, pp. 316–19. Scopus, doi:10.1521/psyc.2007.70.4.316. Full Text

March, John S., et al. “The Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS): long-term effectiveness and safety outcomes.Arch Gen Psychiatry, vol. 64, no. 10, Oct. 2007, pp. 1132–43. Pubmed, doi:10.1001/archpsyc.64.10.1132. Full Text

Schlenger, William E., et al. “The psychological risks of Vietnam: the NVVRS perspective.J Trauma Stress, vol. 20, no. 4, Aug. 2007, pp. 467–79. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/jts.20264. Full Text

Waelde, Lynn C., et al. “A taxometric investigation of dissociation in Vietnam veterans.J Trauma Stress, vol. 18, no. 4, Aug. 2005, pp. 359–69. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/jts.20034. Full Text