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.

Fairbank, JA, and Fairbank, DW. "Epidemiology of child traumatic stress." Curr Psychiatry Rep 11.4 (August 2009): 289-295. (Review)

Pynoos, RS, Fairbank, JA, Steinberg, AM, Amaya-Jackson, L, Gerrity, E, Mount, ML, and Maze, J. "The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Collaborating to Improve the Standard of Care." Professional Psychology: Research and Practice 39.4 (August 1, 2008): 389-395. Full Text

Fairbank, JA, and Gerrity, ET. "Making trauma intervention principles public policy." Psychiatry 70.4 (December 1, 2007): 316-319. Full Text

March, JS, Silva, S, Petrycki, S, Curry, J, Wells, K, Fairbank, J, Burns, B, Domino, M, McNulty, S, Vitiello, B, and Severe, J. "The Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS): long-term effectiveness and safety outcomes." Archives of General Psychiatry 64.10 (October 2007): 1132-1143. Full Text

Schlenger, WE, Kulka, RA, Fairbank, JA, Hough, RL, Jordan, BK, Marmar, CR, and Weiss, DS. "The psychological risks of Vietnam: the NVVRS perspective." J Trauma Stress 20.4 (August 2007): 467-479. Full Text

Fairbank, JA, Klaric, JS, O'Dekirk, JM, Fairbank, DW, and Costello, EJ. "Environmental vulnerabilities and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among children with different personality styles." (December 1, 2006): 35-48. (Chapter)

Waelde, LC, Silvern, L, and Fairbank, JA. "A taxometric investigation of dissociation in Vietnam veterans." J Trauma Stress 18.4 (August 2005): 359-369. Full Text

Loo, CM, Fairbank, JA, and Chemtob, CM. "Adverse race-related events as a risk factor for posttraumatic stress disorder in Asian American Vietnam veterans." J Nerv Ment Dis 193.7 (July 2005): 455-463.

Fairbank, JA, and Fairbank, DW. "Families at risk: comment on Dirkzwager, Bramsen, Adèr, and van der Ploeg (2005)." J Fam Psychol 19.2 (June 2005): 230-232. Full Text

Treatment for Adolescents with Depression Study (TADS) Team, . "The Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS): demographic and clinical characteristics." Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 44.1 (January 2005): 28-40. (Review) Full Text