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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SnackFACTS 2015: Evaluating Snack Food Nutrition and Marketing to Children and Youth

Food Marketing This US-based report summarizes the evaluation of nutrition and marketing of 90 snack food brands that spent at least $1 million in all types of measured media in the USA in 2014. The authors analyzed the nutritional quality of all products from brands that spent more than $200,000 on TV advertising in 2014, totaling 604 individual snack products. Marketing data were analyzed at the category, company, and brand levels to identify the following: total advertising spending, youth exposure to TV advertising, digital media marketing, and targeted marketing to black and Hispanic youth.
Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity
Food Marketing
Toddler (1-3), Children (4-11), Youth (12-17)