Anna G. Mirer

Undergraduate education

Columbia University - BA (2002)

Years in MSTP

2008-

PhD program

Epidemiology

Mentor

Paul Peppard, PhD

Thesis title

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

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.