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 14, 2015

Crowdfunding campaign aims to remedy ‘insane’ Arctic food prices
Global News

Sick of the sky-high cost of food in Canada’s North, one man is taking action to transform the way northerners shop. A crowdfunding initiative is underway to help start the Nunavut Online Store, with the goal of cutting residents’ grocery bills by 20 to 40 per cent.

Finding source of cyclospora outbreak that's sickened 80 won't be easy
CBC News

Given the fact that it's actually been several weeks since the most recent person to be diagnosed became ill, chances are decent the source of this outbreak is going to remain a mystery.

How Coke Is Subtly Blaming You for Obesity
Time

Facing mounting pressure to improve their products, both when it comes to calories and overall nutrition, the sweetened beverage industry is eagerly shifting the attention—or blame—from their fare to the American public.

Preparing for the RBC GranFondo Banff: Nutrition
Calgary Herald

If you’re riding in the RBC Banff Gran Fondo next week, your biggest opportunity to ‘win’ this race is through your mouth. What you put in your body in the days and hours leading up to the event on Aug. 22 could drastically change how you manage — and survive — the main 150-kilometre or Medio (90-km) distance.