Marie is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian (APD) and Accredited Nutritionist (AN) based at Mill Park Family Practice providing individual consultations and running group sessions. She graduated from Deakin University with a Master of Dietetics and has worked as a clinical dietitian at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, as well as an adult and paediatric dietitian at Bellarine Community Health. Marie’s areas of interest in nutrition and dietetics include:

 

·         Non dieting approach to weight management

·         Chronic disease management: diabetes, cholesterol

·         Gestational diabetes

·         Irritable Bowel Syndrome(IBS):  food intolerance and food chemical sensitivities

·         Malnutrition and unintentional weight loss

·         Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)

·         Oncology (treatment related issues and late effects)

·         Paediatrics (baby led weaning, fussy eating, weight management, poor weight gain, diet management of colic & behaviour)

Marie believes in eating anything in moderation and likes to cook and experiment with food. She also enjoys swimming and Zumba classes.