Ms Marian McAllister

Lecturer - Teaching Specialist (Clinical/Practitioner)

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

place Flinders Medical Centre Building (7E103.5)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Experienced Community and Public Health Nutritionist-Dietitian having worked in a range of positions and with many programs across South Australia. I have managed community based childhood obesity prevention programs including eat well be active Community Programs and Managed one of the areas involved in OPAL at the City of Charles Sturt. I have managed the local implementation of Healthy Weight Initiatives in Southern Adelaide based in Southern Adelaide Local Health Network (SALHN). Recently I have worked in the Department for Health and Wellbeing in strategic partnership roles and in the Public Health Nutrition team. My work experience covers all areas of project development, implementation and evaluation. My passion is for prevention and working in partnership to improve environments and capacity for healthy choices in our society.


Bachelor of Science (Adelaide Uni)

Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Flinders Uni)

Master of Nutrition & Dietetics (Flinders Uni)

Key responsibilities

Teaching in Community & Public Health Nutrition and Practicum for Dietetics courses. 

Teaching interests

Public Health and Community Nutrition