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 August 25, 2014

Benefits of breakfast called into question
CTV News

Two recent studies published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition are questioning the benefits of breakfast. However, the studies were smaller in sample size and did not take into account participants' food choices. Dietitians of Canada says the first meal of the day remains extremely important, especially for children and youth.

Inkster residents face food access challenges, group finds
CBC News

Residents of low-income neighbourhoods end up paying more for groceries, says Food Matters Manitoba.

Preserving your herbs for the colder months
CHCH News

Registered Dietitian Kate Park provides tips on preserving herbs for the cold months ahead.

Three farmers’ market superfoods that pack a vitamin punch
The Post

Registered Dietitian Jennifer Sygo highlights currants, gooseberries, and tomatillos as farmers' market superfoods.