Mildred Maisonet

Mildred Maisonet

Assistant Professor
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
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Office location: Lamb Hall Room 46D
Mailing address: PO Box 70259, Johnson City, TN 37614

Mildred Maisonet

Education

PhD, Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health
MS, Epidemiology, University of Puerto Rico School of Public Health
BS, Biology, University of Puerto Rico

 


Previous Academic Appointments

2012-2014     Lecturer, University of Oulu Faculty of Medicine, Oulu, Finland
2007- Adjunct Assistant Professor, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
 


Professional Experience

2007-2012  Epidemiologist - TKC Global - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health
2003-2006 Regional Advisor in Sustainable Development and Environmental Health - Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Representation in Chile
2000-2003 Regional Advisor in Environmental Epidemiology - Pan American Health Organization, Pan American Center for Sanitary Engineering and Environmental Sciences, Peru
1998-2000 Epidemiologist - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/ATSDR

 

 

Research Interests

Fetal origins of disease
Endocrine disrupting chemicals
Children's environmental health

 

 

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications

Maisonet M, Calafat AM, Marcus M, Jaakkola JJK, Lashen H. 2015. Prenatal exposure to perfluoroalkyl acids and serum testosterone concentrations at 15-years of age in females. Environmental Health Perspectives.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26034840

Maisonet M, Näyhä S, Lawlor DA, Marcus M. 2015. Prenatal exposures to perfluoroalkyl acids and serum lipids at ages 7 and 15 in females. Environment International 82:49-60. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26010307

Verner MA, Loccisano AE, Morken NH, Yoon M, Wu H, McDougall R, Maisonet M, Marcus M, Kishi R, Miyashita C, Chen MH, Hsieh WS, Andersen ME, Clewell H, Longnecker MP. The epidemiologic association of perfluoroalkyl substances (PAAS) with lower birth weight is partially due to confounding by glomerular filtration rate. Environmental Health Perspectives.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26008903

Maisonet M
, Jaakkola JJK, Taylor CM, Holmes AK, Marcus M, Golding J. Maternal lead concentration during pregnancy and timing of puberty in daughters. Epidemiology 2014:25:153-5. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24296930.

Maisonet M, McGeehin M, Christensen KY, Holmes A, Calafat AM, Marcus M. Maternal concentrations of polyfluoroalkyl compounds during pregnancy and fetal and postnatal growth on British girls. Environmental Health Perspectives 2012;10:1432-7. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22935244

Christensen KY, Maisonet M, Rubin C, Holmes A, Flanders D, Heron J, McGeehin M, Marcus M. Exposure to polyfluoroalkyl chemicals during pregnancy is not associated with age at menarche in a contemporary British cohort. Environment International 2011;37:129-135. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20843552

Maisonet M, Christensen KY, Rubin C, Holmes A, Flanders D, Heron J, Ong KK, Golding J, McGeehin M, Marcus M. Role of prenatal characteristics and early growth on pubertal attainment of British girls. Pediatrics 2010;126:e591-600.  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20696722

Rubin C, Maisonet M, Kieszak S, Monteilh C, Holmes A, Flanders D, Heron J, Golding J, McGeehin M, Marcus M. Timing of Maturation and Predictors of Menarche in Girls Enrolled in a Contemporary British Cohort. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 2009 Sep;23(5):492-504. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19689500
 

 

Selected Presentations

Maisonet M, Yadav R, Leinaar T.  Role of Perfluorooctanoic Acid on Serum Fatty Acids, NHANES, 2003-2004.  27th Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Aug 30-Sep 3, 2015. 

Maisonet M, Yadav R, Leinaar T.  Role of PFOA and PFOS on Serum Apolipoprotein B, NHANES, 2005-2006.  27th Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Aug 30-Sep 3, 2015. 

Maisonet M, Taylor CM, Holmes AK, Marcus M, Jaakkola JKK, Golding J. Gestational lead concentrations and timing of menarche in girls enrolled in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children. Joint conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, International Society of Exposure Science, and International Society of Indoor Air Quality, Basel, Switzerland, Aug 19-23, 2013.

 

Research Funding

Tennessee Board of Regents
Title: Train the leaders – guided development, presentation and evaluation of a pesticide training curriculum by Latino youth
PI: Silver K, Co-I: Maisonet M.
Funding period: 07/01/2015-06/30/2016

 
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