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 08, 2016

Food security programs in Halton Hills receive funding boost
The Independent Free Press

Halton Region is investing in 13 community programs and projects that will support local residents who have inadequate access to food.

New St. Laurent produce truck makes fruit, vegetables more accessible
CTV News Montreal

With an aim to make fruits and vegetables easily accessible to all, Ville St. Laurent’s new ‘mobile market’ is a farmer’s market on wheels.

Why you crave sweets post-workout and what foods to reach for instead
Global News

New research published in the Journal of Health Psychology suggests we’re wired to want sugary treats after burning up a sweat.

Can’t do vegetarian? Try flexitarian, which also has health benefits
National Post

This part-time vegetarian diet has broader appeal because it helps us balance food cravings with health and global sustainability.

The internet of nutrition things: Samsung and Nestlé partner for research project
Nutra Ingredients Europe

Samsung and the Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences are collaborating on a digital health platform that brings together the concept of the internet of things and sensor technologies with nutrition science.