Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

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Enhancing leadership competencies, facilitating thoughtful discussion and examination of leadership issues for public health professionals.

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Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

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Public Health and You

Your questions about public health answered...all in one place.

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Learn about why public health plays a vital role in ensuring the health of communities across Ontario!

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Ontario Public Health Association

Committed to improving the health of Ontarians.

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Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

Credible public health nutrition at your fingertips.

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Strengthening the capacity of health professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario.

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"News in Brief" for October 17, 2018

Food drive results improve
The Intelligencer

There had been a chance Gleaners Food Bank’s 2019 food drive in Belleville,ON would be cancelled, but Sunday’s drive ensured its return, operations director Susanne Quinlan says.

Breastfeeding numbers hitting new highs in N.L.
CBC News

The Baby-Friendly Council of NL reports that 76% of new mothers in the province are breastfeeding their babies at the beginning of their lives compared with just 30 per cent of women initiating nursing in the 1970s. 

World Food Prize Laureates discuss importance of proper nutrition
Iowa State Daily

Lawrence Haddad and David Nabarro, the 2018 World Food Prize Laureates, spoke about why nutrition should be a global priority Monday in the Great Hall of the Memorial Union.

Adequate consumption of 'longevity' vitamins could prolong healthy aging, nutrition scientist says
Medical XPress

A detailed new review of nutritional science argues that most American diets are deficient in a key class of vitamins and minerals that play previously unrecognized roles in promoting longevity and in staving off chronic diseases.