Dr. Mitler is a Board Certified Forensic Examiner and expert in sleep and fatigue research. He received a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, in 1967, an M.A. in 1968 and a Ph.D. in 1970 from Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. He also received a three-year postdoctoral certificate in Sleep Research from Stanford University Medical School in Palo Alto, California, in 1973. From 1976 – 1977, he trained in Sleep Medicine at Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. In 1989 he received training in Traffic Accident Investigation from Miramar College, San Diego Law Enforcement Training Center, San Diego, California. 


1996     American Board of Forensic Medicine (Identification Number 828). 

1994     American Board of Forensic Examiners (Identification Number 107).

1991     American Board of Sleep Medicine (Certificate Number 013).

1982     New York State Psychology (License Number 007055).