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 06, 2018

‘Ugly produce box’ aims to help divert food waste in Toronto, London
Global News

A Toronto company has launched a new spin on the food subscription box featuring produce that may have otherwise gone uneaten.

U of G students create, research and market some funky food products

The Innovative and Emerging Foods Competition and Showcase was the culmination of a project involving students from food science, marketing,nutrition and engineering, working with food industry professionals to help mentor them through the process.

Fish farm companies in B.C. should be required to get First Nations approval, advisory council recommends
The Globe and Mail

The proposal is part of a series of recommendations issued in a 230-page report from a provincial advisory council.

Weight loss isn’t always an indication of better health — or greater happiness
Global News

“The assumptions people make about a person’s size drive the weight bias,” says Ximena Ramos Salas, executive director of the Canadian Obesity Network

Comment: ‘The rise, and stall, of healthy eating choices’
FoodBev Media

Catherine Elms, Senior Director of Future Thinking discusses how to keep healthy eating choices on our tables against the backdrop of rising inflation and stagnating wages, particularly in younger households.