Vera Ruth Mitter

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Visiting address Gydas vei 8 STAMI-bygningen 0363 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1068 Blindern 0316 Oslo
Other affiliations Faculty of Educational Sciences (Student)

Academic Interests

My research interests are perinatal epidemiology with a focus on fertility, child health and assisted reproductive technologies (ART) and the combination with pharmacoepidemiology. 

Higher education

PhD in Epidemiology, University of Bern and Women's University Hospital, Bern (2020), Switzerland

Swiss School of Public Health, (2020)

Master of Demography and Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, (2009), London, UK

Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Federally graduated Pharmacist), University of Basel (2005), Basel, Switzerland




Tags: PharmaSafe, Pharmacoepidemiology, Perinatal epidemiology

Selected publications

Early childhood respiratory tract infections according to parental subfertility and conception by assisted reproductive technologies. Mitter VR, Håberg SE, Magnus MC.Hum Reprod. 2022 Jul 26:deac162. doi: 10.1093/humrep/deac162.

Gonadotropin Stimulation Reduces the Implantation and Live Birth Rate but Not the Miscarriage Rate of Embryos Transferred When Compared to Unstimulated In Vitro Fertilization. Mitter VR, Grädel F, Kohl Schwartz AS, von Wolff M.Reprod Sci. 2022 Jun 29. doi: 10.1007/s43032-022-01016-8. 

Perinatal outcomes in singletons after fresh IVF/ICSI: results of two cohorts and the birth registry. Mitter VR, Fasel P, Berlin C, Amylidi-Mohr S, Mosimann B, Zwahlen M, von Wolff M, Kohl Schwartz AS.Reprod Biomed Online. 2022 Apr;44(4):689-698. doi: 10.1016/j.rbmo.2021.12.007. 

Treatment following hysteroscopy and endometrial diagnostic biopsy increases the chance for live birth in women with chronic endometritis. Mitter VR, Meier S, Rau TT, Gillon T, Mueller MD, Zwahlen M, von Wolff M, Kohl Schwartz AS. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2021 Nov;86(5):e13482. doi: 10.1111/aji.13482. Epub 2021 Aug 9.

Breastfeeding following in vitro fertilisation in Switzerland-Does mode of conception affect breastfeeding behaviour? Purtschert LA, Mitter VR, Zdanowicz JA, Minger MA, Spaeth A, von Wolff M, Kohl Schwartz AS.Acta Paediatr. 2021 Apr;110(4):1171-1180. doi: 10.1111/apa.15553.

The greater incidence of small-for-gestational-age newborns after gonadotropin-stimulated in vitro fertilization with a supraphysiological estradiol level on ovulation trigger day. Kohl Schwartz AS, Mitter VR, Amylidi-Mohr S, Fasel P, Minger MA, Limoni C, Zwahlen M, von Wolff M.Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2019 Dec;98(12):1575-1584. doi: 10.1111/aogs.13691. Epub 2019 Aug 11.

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