Chris Forbes-Ewan works at Defence Nutrition at DSTO-Scottsdale, Tasmania. He has more than 25 years experience as a Defence nutritionist, and has conducted extensive research on the nutritional requirements of soldiers across a wide range of military occupations. For nearly two decades Chris has also represented Australia on international technical panels aimed at improving the health, nutritional status and military performance of troops.


  • 1986–present
    Senior Nutritionist, Defence Science and Technology Organisation


  • 1972 
    Australian National University, BSc (Hons)

Research Areas

  • Nutrition And Dietetics (1111)
  • Exercise Physiology (110602)