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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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Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

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"News in Brief" for August 24, 2015

5 Mistakes Generation X Makes With Their Diets
Huffington Post Canada

Millenials aren't the only ones with nutrition issues. With major life changes involving kids, finances, and jobs, Generation X is getting into a bit of nutritional hot water. This is how:

City grant helping to reduce fresh fruit and produce waste
InfoTel News

The Okanagan Fruit Tree Project says the $7,000 grant has allowed the hiring of a part time coordinator to increase the amount of overproduced food redistributed to those in need. “We’ve picked 6,000 lbs of fruit so far this year, after getting off to a late start,” Thorneycroft says.

Coke to disclose details on its health research
CBC News

Coca-Cola says it will start publishing information about its health and nutrition efforts after it was criticized for funding a group that many felt touted the company's message.

Sudbury's hospital cafe receives honour
The Sudbury Star

The Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers (OGVG) has selected the Rock Garden Café (at Health Sciences North) as the winner of the 2nd OGVG Local Food Week promotion and display competition. The team at the Rock Garden Café worked to increase the amount of Ontario foods in the menus for patients, visitors, and staff.