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 April 03, 2018

Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee expands in Canada with Toronto opening
The Globe and Mail

Jollibee had 978 restaurants in the Philippines by the end of 2016, according to its most recent annual report, as well as 167 international stores spread across the United States, Vietnam, Brunei, Hong Kong, Singapore and the Middle East.

UPEI students put their taste to the test in food lab
CBC News

Students at the University of Prince Edward Island developed a cornbread recipe to help seniors who lack protein in their diet.

Coffee sold in California must have cancer warning, judge rules
Food Dive

A Los Angeles judge ruled last week that coffee sellers must place a cancer warning on coffee sold in California.

Oakland public schools adopt 'Good Food Purchasing Policy'
Hoodline

Oakland Unified School District has joined an initiative to redefine cafeteria food as locally-sourced, farm-to-table cuisine that's nutritious and delicious.

Custom meals could help curb hospital stays for people with chronic disease
STAT

Good food isn’t just good for the body — it might also curb hospital stays and health care costs for some patients with chronic conditions, according to new research.

Ministers to unveil plans to make right to food a legal obligation
The National

Scotland is poised to become the first in the UK to consider introducing a universal right to food under radical proposals to be published next month to tackle health, social and economic inequalities.