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Anita Fuglestad

Anita Fuglestad


Faculty Bio

Assistant Professor

Phone: (904) 620-1609

Office: Building 51, Room 3437


Research Interests:

Child development, nutrition, and health


Areas of Expertise

Developmental Psychology



Ph.D., Developmental Psychology, University of Minnesota (2010)

B.A., Psychology, Calvin College (2000)


Selected Publications

Inadequate intake of nutrients essential for neurodevelopment in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD). Neurotoxicology & Teratology

Overweight & obesity among child & adolescents with FASD. Alcohol: Clinical & Exp Research

Iron deficiency after arrival is associated with general cognitive and behavioral impairment in post-institutionalized children adopted from Eastern Europe. Maternal & Child Health J