Miriam T. Weber, Ph.D.

Miriam T. Weber, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 673
Rochester, NY 14642

Administrative: (585) 276-6558
Fax: (585) 276-1870

Professional Bio

Dr. Weber received her Ph.D. from the University at Albany, State University of New York. She completed her internship in clinical neuropsychology at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center and her post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychology and experimental therapeutics at the University of Rochester.

Research Bio

Dr. Weber's research program is focused on how hormonal changes during critical periods in the female reproductive life cycle might increase the risk of cognitive decline and Alzheimer's disease in later life. Her current studies are examining the natural history of cognitive and affective changes in the menopausal transition. Her work is supported by NIH/NIA.

Awards & Honors (National)

Invited Participant, LIFE Ancillary Study Symposium | NIH 2012
Trainee Travel Grant, STRAW +10: Addressing the Unfinished Agenda of Staging Reproductive Aging | NIH | Washington, DC 2011
Top Poster Prize, NAMS Annual Meeting | North American Menopause Society 2010
Mentee, NAMS Mentorship Program | North American Menopause Society 2009 - 2011
Fellow | Vivian Smith Advances Studies Institute of the INS | Xylocastro, Greece 2004
Fellowship in Experimental Therapeutics | NIH | University of Rochester 2003 - 2006

Awards & Honors (Local)

Women's Initiative Research Grant | University at Albany, SUNY 2002 - 2002
Graduate Student Initiative Research Grant | University at Albany, SUNY 2002
Graduate Assistantship | University at Albany, SUNY 1998 - 2002

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 8 available »

2014 Jul
Weber MT, Maki PM, McDermott MP. "Cognition and mood in perimenopause: a systematic review and meta-analysis." The Journal of steroid biochemistry and molecular biology. 2014 Jul; 142:90-8. Epub 2013 Jun 14.
2014 Jun
Weber MT, Maki PM. "Beliefs about hot flashes drive treatment benefit." Menopause : the journal of the North American Menopause Society. 2014 Jun; 21(6):553-5.
2013 May
Weber MT, Rubin LH, Maki PM. "Cognition in perimenopause: the effect of transition stage." Menopause : the journal of the North American Menopause Society. 2013 May; 20(5):511-7.
2012 Jul
Weber MT, Mapstone M, Staskiewicz J, Maki PM. "Reconciling subjective memory complaints with objective memory performance in the menopausal transition." Menopause : the journal of the North American Menopause Society. 2012 Jul; 19(7):735-41.
2012 Apr
Harlow SD, Gass M, Hall JE, Lobo R, Maki P, Rebar RW, Sherman S, Sluss PM, de Villiers TJ, . "Executive summary of the Stages of Reproductive Aging Workshop + 10: addressing the unfinished agenda of staging reproductive aging." The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 2012 Apr; 97(4):1159-68. Epub 2012 Feb 16.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neurology, Neurology - RGH (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD)


PhD | Clinical Psychology | University at Albany, SUNY2003
BS | Psychology | University of Wisconsin1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Clinical Neuropsychology at University of Rochester Medical Center09/01/2003 - 08/31/2006
Internship in Clinical Neuropsychology at Rush-Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center07/01/2002 - 06/30/2003