Amber J Hromi-Fiedler PhD, MPH

Associate Research Scientist in Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases)

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health

Research Interests

Food insecurity; nutrition in emergencies; prenatal nutrition more...


  • B.A., Wheaton College, 1994
  • M.P.H., University of Connecticut, 2002
  • Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2007

Selected Publications

  • Pérez-Escamilla R., Dessalines M., Finnigan M., Pachón H., Hromi-Fiedler A., Gupta N. Household Food Insecurity Is Associated with Childhood Malaria in Rural Haiti. Journal of Nutrition. 139(11):2132-8, 2009.
  • Hromi-Fiedler A., Bermúdez-Millán A., Segura-Pérez S., Pérez-Escamilla R. Household food insecurity is associated with depressive symptoms among low-income pregnant Latinas. Maternal & Child Nutrition. ;7(4):421-430, Oct 2011; Epub Aug 23,2010.
  • Dhokarh R., Pérez-Escamilla R., Himmelgreen D., Peng, Y., Segura-Pérez S., Hromi-Fiedler A. Food Insecurity is Associated with Acculturation and Social Networks in Puerto Rican Households. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. 43(4):288-94, Jul-Aug 2011; Epub Oct 16,2010.



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