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.

March, J, Silva, S, Petrycki, S, Curry, J, Wells, K, Fairbank, J, Burns, B, Domino, M, McNulty, S, Vitiello, B, Severe, J, and Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS) Team, . "Fluoxetine, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and their combination for adolescents with depression: Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS) randomized controlled trial." Jama 292.7 (August 2004): 807-820. Full Text

Stamm, BH, Tuma, F, Norris, FH, Piland, NF, van der Hart, O, Fairbank, JA, Stamm, HE, Higson-Smith, C, Barbanel, L, and Levant, RF. "The terror part of terrorism." Ieee Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine : the Quarterly Magazine of the Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society 23.1 (January 2004): 149-161. Full Text

Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study Team, . "Treatment for Adolescents With Depression Study (TADS): rationale, design, and methods." Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 42.5 (May 2003): 531-542. Full Text

Angold, A, Erkanli, A, Farmer, EMZ, Fairbank, JA, Burns, BJ, Keeler, G, and Costello, EJ. "Psychiatric disorder, impairment, and service use in rural African American and white youth." Archives of General Psychiatry 59.10 (October 2002): 893-901. Full Text

Schlenger, WE, Caddell, JM, Ebert, L, Jordan, BK, Rourke, KM, Wilson, D, Thalji, L, Dennis, JM, Fairbank, JA, and Kulka, RA. "Psychological reactions to terrorist attacks: findings from the National Study of Americans' Reactions to September 11." Jama 288.5 (August 2002): 581-588. Full Text

Hypericum Depression Trial Study Group, . "Effect of Hypericum perforatum (St John's wort) in major depressive disorder: a randomized controlled trial." Jama 287.14 (April 2002): 1807-1814. Full Text

Beals, J, Manson, SM, Shore, JH, Friedman, M, Ashcraft, M, Fairbank, JA, and Schlenger, WE. "The prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder among American Indian Vietnam veterans: disparities and context." J Trauma Stress 15.2 (April 2002): 89-97. Full Text

Costello, EJ, Erkanli, A, Fairbank, JA, and Angold, A. "The prevalence of potentially traumatic events in childhood and adolescence." Journal of Traumatic Stress 15.2 (April 2002): 99-112. Full Text

Jordan, BK, Federman, EB, Burns, BJ, Schlenger, WE, Fairbank, JA, and Caddell, JM. "Lifetime use of mental health and substance abuse treatment services by incarcerated women felons." Psychiatr Serv 53.3 (March 2002): 317-325. Full Text

Beckham, JC, Vrana, SR, Barefoot, JC, Feldman, ME, Fairbank, J, and Moore, SD. "Magnitude and duration of cardiovascular responses to anger in Vietnam veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder." J Consult Clin Psychol 70.1 (February 2002): 228-234.