Cecily Fassler

Cecily Shimp Fassler , PhD

Post Doc Fellow

Kettering Lab Complex


COM EH Epi Deka Lab - 0056


BS: Hanover College 1993 (Mathematics)

MS: University of Cincinnati 1995 (Mathematics)

PhD: University of Cincinnati 2019 (Epidemiology)


Peer Reviewed Publications

Berry D, Bass CP, Shimp-Fassler C, Succor P (2013. ) Religiosity, and Emerging Adulthood: Description of Christian, Jewish, and Muslim University Students Entering Freshman Year .Mental Health, Religion & Culture, , 16 (7 ) ,695

Biro FM, Huang B, Chandler DW, Fassler CL, Pinney SM (2019. ) Impact of Pubertal Maturation and Chronological Age on Sex Steroids in Peripubertal Girls .Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, , July (7 ) ,2971

Pinney S, Windham G, Xie C, Herrick RL, Calafat A, McWhorter K, Fassler CS, Hiatt R, Kushi L, Biro F. (2019. ) Perfluorooctanoate and Changes in Anthropometric Parameters with Age in Young Girls in the Greater Cincinnati and San Francisco Bay Area .International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, , 222 (7 ) ,1038

Terry MB, Michels KB, Brody JG, Byrne C, Chen S, Jerry DJ, Malecki KM, Martin MB, Miller RL, Neuhausen SL, Silk K,Trentham-Dietz A, McDonald J, Oskar S, Knight J, Toro-Campos R, Cai X, Rising CJ, Afanaseva D, Mullis MD, Berry MP, Bird J, Bradfied C, Gangnon R, Gould M, Hampton J, Lindberg S, Luongo S, Rolland B, Shull J, Gaudet M, Thornquist M, Aupperlee MD, Haslam SZ, Hoshyar R, Kariagina A, Lopes JR, Miller KJ, Morozova O, Newkirk, CJ, Schwartz RC, Thomas B, Totzkay D, Xie F, Biro FM, Fassler CS, Giannini CM, Pinney, SM, Troester MA, Burke K, Herbstman J, Kehm R, Lilge L, Perera F, Sahay D, Tehranifar P, Walker D, Zeinomar N, de Hoz M, Shepard P, Binder A, Bessonneau V, De La Rosa V, Ohayon J, Rudel R, Corvalan C, Pereira A, Pereira J, Russo J, Yanrong S, Shepherd J, Adams-Campbell L, Dash C, Haddad B, Hamilton R, Richardson B, Denic-Roberts H, Chang G, Ding YC, Kanaya N, Rakoff M, Saeki K, Serrano M, Reynolds P, Dunphy K, Symington A, Vandenberg L, Schneider S, Adams SA, Brandt HM, Friedman D, Lead JR, Kreps G, Wright K, Burke-Garcia A, Fisher C (2019. ) . Environmental exposures during windows of susceptibility for breast cancer: a framework for prevention research .Breast Cancer Research, , 20 (1 ) ,96

Fassler CS, Pinney SE, Xie Biro FM, Pinney SM (2019. ) Complex relationships between Perfluorooctanoate, Body Mass, Insulin Resistance and Serum Lipids in Young Girls .Environmental Research, , September (176 ) ,

Fassler CS, Gutmark-Little I, Xie C, Giannini CM, Chandler DW, Biro FM, Pinney SM (2019. ) Sex Hormone Phenotypes in Young Girls and the Age at Pubertal Milestones .Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, , 104 (12 ) ,6079

Other Publications

Shimp C (1996. ) Appendix E, Statistical Example .Environmental monitoring and assessment program (EMAP) chemical method evaluation guidance. Cincinnati, Ohio: United States Environmental Protection Agency,


Invited Presentations

Fassler CS, Biro FM, Chen A, Xie C, Pinney SM (2020. ) PBDE exposure and its association with testosterone, estrone and estradiol around the time of puberty .International Society for Environmental Epidemiology 32nd Annual Meeting, Virtual.

Fassler CS, Xie C, Biro FM, Pinney SM (2019. ) . Hormone phenotypes and the Timing of Pubertal Milestones in a Longitudinal Cohort of Girls .Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Program 14th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Poster Presentations

Giannini CM, Huang B, Biro FM, Schwartz RC, Fassler CS, Pinney SM (2020. ) The Association between Sex Hormones, pubertal milestones and benzophenone-3 (BP-3) exposure assessed by urinary biomarker or questionnaire .International Society for Environmental Epidemiology 32nd Annual Meeting, Virtual. .

Fassler CS, Xie C, Biro FM, Pinney SM (2019. ) Hormone profile phenotypes in peripubertal girls, a novel approach using principal components and cluster analysis in a longitudinal cohort .Society for Epidemiologic Research 52nd Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. .

Fassler CS, Xie C, Biro FM, Schwartz RC, Pinney SM (2018. ) Perfluorooctanoate and Insulin Resistance in Young Girls in Greater Cincinnati .Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Program Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. .

Fassler CS, Pinney SM, Calafat AM, Kato K, Biro F (2011. ) Investigating the relationship between Perfluorooctanoate Greater Cincinnati Area .Annual Extended Environmental Exposures Conference, Cincinnati, OH. .