Hannah Fairman


  • Master of Arts in Psychology (MA) – University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and French (BA) – St. Catherine University, Saint Paul, MN

Recent Speaking Engagements:

  • “The Impact of Policy on Sexual Health and Intimacy” – Intimacy After Injury – Therapeutic advances to alleviate the devasatating impact of war injury on fertility and on physical and emotional intimacy.  Conference. Washington, DC. December 2014.
  • “Call to Action- Traumatic Brain Injury program requiring legislative action” – Military Network Radio. Washington, D.C. August 2014.
  • “The Role of Not for Profits in the Care of Wounded, Ill, and Injured Veterans” – State of the Science Symposium, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Bethesda, MD. November 2013.

Recent Publications/Reviews:

  • Polusny, M., Erbes, C., Hagel, E., Fairman, H., Kramer, M., & Johnson, A.  (2014)  Pre-deployment Well-Being  Among Single and Partnered National Guard Soldiers: The Role of Their Parents, Social Support, and Stressors.  In S. Macdermid Wadsworth,(Eds.), Risk and Resilience in Military and Veteran Families (151-172).  New York, NY: Springer.

Past Work:

  • Project Team Leader, Department of Human Services, Saint Paul, MN
  • Health Policy Analyst, Wounded Warrior Project, Washington, DC
  • Health Science Specialist, Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Minneapolis, MN
  • Research Manager, Univeristy of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN