Undergraduate education

Columbia University - BA (2002)

Years in MSTP

2008-2017

PhD

Epidemiology, 2015

Mentor

Paul Peppard, PhD

Thesis title

Sleep health and the menopausal transition among participants in the Sleep in Midlife Women Study

Residency

Family Medicine, Aurora Health Care, 2018-

Current position

Resident, Department of Family Medicine, Aurora Health Care, Elkhorn, Wisconsin

Undergraduate and/or masters publications

Mendell MJ, Mirer AG, Cheung K, Tong M, Douwes J. Respiratory and allergic health effects of dampness, mold, and dampness-related agents: a review of the epidemiologic evidence. Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Jun;119(6):748-56. PMID: 21269928; PMCID: PMC3114807. 

Mendell MJ, Mirer AG. Indoor thermal factors and symptoms in office workers: findings from the US EPA BASE study. Indoor Air. 2009 Aug;19(4):291-302. PMID: 19302503.

Fisk WJ, Mirer AG, Mendell MJ. Quantitative relationship of sick building syndrome symptoms with ventilation rates. Indoor Air. 2009 Apr;19(2):159-65. PMID: 19207289.

Mendell MJ, Lei-Gomez Q, Mirer AG, Seppänen O, Brunner G. Risk factors in heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems for occupant symptoms in US office buildings: the US EPA BASE study. Indoor Air. 2008 Aug;18(4):301-16. PMID: 18492050.

Buchanan IS, Mendell MJ, Mirer AG, Apte MG. Air filter materials, outdoor ozone and building-related symptoms in the BASE study. Indoor Air. 2008 Apr;18(2):144-55. PMID: 18333993.

Mendell MJ, Mirer AG, Cheung K, Douwes J, Sigsgaard T, Bonlokke J, Meyer HW, Hirvonen M, Roponen M. Health effects associated with dampness and mould. In: Heseltine E, Rosen J (eds.), WHO guidelines for indoor air quality: dampness and mould. World Health Organization. Denmark 2009: 63-78.

PhD publications

Mirer AG, Young T, Palta M, Benca RM, Rasmuson A, Peppard PE. Sleep-disordered breathing and the menopausal transition among participants in the Sleep in Midlife Women Study. Menopause. 2017 Feb;24(2):157-162. PMID: 27760083; PMCID: PMC52666663.

Hagen EW, Mirer AG, Palta M, Peppard PE. The sleep-time cost of parenting: sleep duration and sleepiness among employed parents in the Wisconsin sleep cohort study. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Mar 1;177(5):394-401. PMID: 23378502; PMCID: PMC3626047.

Mirer AG, Peppard PE, Palta M, Benca RM, Rasmuson A, Young T. Menopausal hormone therapy and sleep-disordered breathing: evidence for a healthy user bias. Ann Epidemiol. 2015 Oct;25(10):779-784.e1. PMID: 26358364; PMCID: PMC5645789.