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John H. Fanton, MD

Psychiatry Department   Image  
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Tufts University School of Medicine
759 Chestnut Street, WG703
Springfield, MA 01199
(413) 794-1038
  • Psychiatry Residency
    Brown University
    Providence, RI
  • Brown University Medical School
    Providence, RI
Areas of Interest
  • Medical-psychiatric co-morbidities
  • Preschool behavioral disorders
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Fanton JH, Gleason MM, "Psychopharmacology and preschoolers: a critical review of current conditions." Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am, 18(3):753-771, 2009
  • Fanton JH, MacDonald B, Harvey EA. “Preschool parent-pediatrician consultations and predictive referral patterns for problematic behaviors.” Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 29(6):475-482, December 2008
  • 2007-2008, Principal Investigator, Adderall XR vs. PBO in Preschool Youth with ADHD-CBR Grant, Baystate Medical Center/UMASS Collaborative Research Program
  • 2007-2009, Principal Investigator, Placebo vs. Extended Release Stimulant Crossover Trail in Preschoolers with ADHD, NIMH F32 Research Training Fellowship, NIMH
  • 2008-2010, Site Principal Investigator, The Evaluation of Lamictal as an Add-on Treatment for Bipolar I Disorder in Children and Adolescents. GlaxoSmithKline