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Research Team

Meet the research team in the University of Kansas Maternal and Child Nutrition lab.

Principal Investigator

Susan Carlson, Ph.D.
AJ Rice Professor of Nutrition
Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, KU School of Health Professions


John Colombo, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology, University of Kansas
Director of the KU Life Span Institute

Kathleen Gustafson, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
Department of Neurology, KU School of Medicine

School of Health Professions

Dietetics and Nutrition
KU Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mailstop 4013
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-5355 • 711 TTY