Melissa holds a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Food Science and Nutrition at the University of NSW and a Masters of Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Sydney.
As an experienced corporate dietitian, Melissa has extensive experience advising businesses on all things nutrition. This experience has been gained through working a variety of corporate nutrition including working at the Dietitians Association of Australia, as well as as Nutrition Manager at a number of corporate businesses.
In addition to the above experience, Melissa is an Australian leader in the area of nutritional genomics, having worked as Nutrition and Education Manager for MyGene, a biotechnology company, for 3 years. Melissa has an extensive knowledge of the science of nutritional genomics, as well a working knowledge of the practical considerations of nutritional genomics, healthcare professionals, the healthcare framework and social and ethical issues.
Along with her passion for working alongside business, Melissa also loves helping individuals reach their health goals, through providing evidenced based, practical and realistic advice in her clinic.
Melissa currently manages Nutted Out Nutrition and provides nutrition appointments, along with working in the Nutrition and Dietetics department at Monash University.
- Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA)
- Nutrition Society of Australia (NSA)
- International Society of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics (ISNN)
- Asia Pacific Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics Organisation (APNNO)