Mary Marian DCN, RDN, CSO, FAND

Assistant Professor of Practice; Director, Didactic Program in Dietetics, Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Dr. Marian is a Professor of Practice in the department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Arizona. Dr. Marian is also the nutritionist/dietitian for Arizona Oncology Associates. She is a faculty member with the Integrative Medicine Center at the University of Arizona. Mary is widely published and has given numerous presentations both nationally and internationally. She has also served on numerous committees for the University of Arizona, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as well as the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN). Mary has served as an Associate Editor for the ASPEN Core Curriculum and the journal, Nutrition in Clinical Practice. She currently serves on the AZ Health Sciences and the Nutrition and Dietetics Educators & Preceptors Interprofessional Education committees.

Dr. Marian is the recipient of numerous honors and awards including the College of Agriculture & Life Sciences Bart Cardon award for Sustained Excellence in teaching and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ Medallion Award. She is also Associate Editor for the journal Nutrition in Clinical Practice published by the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition and has served as lead editor for several books including “Integrating Therapeutic and Complementary Nutrition”. Mary served as co-editor for a new book on malnutrition which is to be published fall 2022.