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 19, 2016

Halifax researcher enriches fish sauce to save infant lives
CBC News

Fish sauce is a staple of diets in Southeast Asia, so if fortified with thiamine, could help prevent disease

Is ‘healthy obesity’ a myth? You can’t be fit but fat, study warns
Global News

Over the past 15 years, scientists have been trying to figure out if “healthy obesity” is the real deal and in the latest research, Swedish doctors say it’s a myth.

Scientists investigate link between unhealthy diet during pregnancy, ADHD
CTV News

Researchers have identified unhealthy nutrition during pregnancy as a risk factor possibly linked to the early onset of ADHD symptoms in children.

Shark Tank winner Loliware & DSM cooperate to make edible vitamin cups
NutraIngredients USA

A new product prototype, called Lolivita, debuted at the Institute of Food Technologists show in Chicago last month.