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.

Weine, S, Danieli, Y, Silove, D, Van Ommeren, M, Fairbank, JA, Saul, J, and Task Force on International Trauma Training of the Intertional Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, . "Guidelines for international training in mental health and psychosocial interventions for trauma exposed populations in clinical and community settings." Psychiatry 65.2 (January 2002): 156-164. (Review) Full Text

Loo, CM, Fairbank, JA, Scurfield, RM, Ruch, LO, King, DW, Adams, LJ, and Chemtob, CM. "Measuring exposure to racism: development and validation of a Race-Related Stressor Scale (RRSS) for Asian American Vietnam veterans." Psychological Assessment 13.4 (December 2001): 503-520. Full Text

Bray, RM, Camlin, CS, Fairbank, JA, Dunteman, GH, and Wheeless, SC. "The Effects of Stress on Job Functioning of Military Men and Women." Armed Forces and Society 27.3 (April 2001): 397-417. Full Text

Vrana, SR, Beckham, JC, Barefoot, JC, Feldman, ME, Fairbank, J, and Moore, SD. "Magnitude and duration of cardiovascular response to and recovery from anger in Vietnam veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder." PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY 37 (August 2000): S102-S102.

Beckham, JC, Feldman, ME, Barefoot, JC, Fairbank, JA, Helms, MJ, Haney, TL, Hertzberg, MA, Moore, SD, and Davidson, JR. "Ambulatory cardiovascular activity in Vietnam combat veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder." Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 68.2 (April 2000): 269-276. Full Text

Bray, RM, Fairbank, JA, and Marsden, ME. "Stress and substance use among military women and men." Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 25.2 (May 1999): 239-256.

King, DW, King, LA, Foy, DW, Keane, TM, and Fairbank, JA. "Posttraumatic stress disorder in a national sample of female and male Vietnam veterans: risk factors, war-zone stressors, and resilience-recovery variables." Journal of Abnormal Psychology 108.1 (February 1999): 164-170. Full Text

Chemtob, CM, Muraoka, MY, Wu-Holt, P, Fairbank, JA, Hamada, RS, and Keane, TM. "Head injury and combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder." J Nerv Ment Dis 186.11 (November 1998): 701-708.

Beckham, JC, Moore, SD, Feldman, ME, Hertzberg, MA, Kirby, AC, and Fairbank, JA. "Health status, somatization, and severity of posttraumatic stress disorder in Vietnam combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder." Am J Psychiatry 155.11 (November 1998): 1565-1569. Full Text

Costello, EJ, Angold, A, March, J, and Fairbank, J. "Life events and post-traumatic stress: the development of a new measure for children and adolescents." Psychol Med 28.6 (November 1998): 1275-1288.