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. 12 available »

2016 Jun
Weber MT, Delaney KR, Snow D. "Integrating the 2013 Psychiatric Mental Health NP Competencies Into Educational Programs: Where Are We Now?" Archives of psychiatric nursing. 2016 Jun; 30(3):425-31. Epub 2015 Dec 17.
2016 Apr 1
Krishna S, Lin Z, de La Serre CB, Wagner JJ, Harn DH, Pepples LM, Djani DM, Weber MT, Srivastava L, Filipov NM. "Time-dependent behavioral, neurochemical, and metabolic dysregulation in female C57BL/6 mice caused by chronic high-fat diet intake." Physiology & behavior. 2016 Apr 1; 157:196-208. Epub 2016 Feb 04.
2016 Jan
Johnson VE, Stewart W, Weber MT, Cullen DK, Siman R, Smith DH. "SNTF immunostaining reveals previously undetected axonal pathology in traumatic brain injury." Acta neuropathologica. 2016 Jan; 131(1):115-35. Epub 2015 Nov 20.
2016 Jan
Ali ZS, Johnson VE, Stewart W, Zager EL, Xiao R, Heuer GG, Weber MT, Mallela AN, Smith DH. "Neuropathological Characteristics of Brachial Plexus Avulsion Injury With and Without Concomitant Spinal Cord Injury." Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology. 2016 Jan; 75(1):69-85.
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.

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