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 December 01, 2016

A whale of a fight: Inuit seek to protect their food source
The Globe and Mail

A small Nunavut hamlet on the north side of Baffin Island is appealing a decision that allows international oil and gas companies to conduct seismic tests off their shores in the Davis Strait.

Canadian produce industry meets with Members of Parliament
Farms.com

The Canadian Produce Marketing Association and Canadian Horticultural Council recently met with Members of Parliament in Ottawa to discuss important issues impacting the country’s fresh fruit and vegetable sector.

Rewrite food allergy warning labels, science panel urges
CBC News

A report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine said it's time for regulators and the food industry to clear consumer confusion with labels that better reflect the level of risk.

NASA is engineering calorie-dense food bars to feed astronauts bound for Mars
Quartz

NASA is developing a line of high-tech, nutrient-dense food bars for its planned Orion missions into space.

Why it's so hard for America to kick its sugar habit
Bloomberg

Coca-Cola, the world's largest soft-drink company, last month posted second-quarter sales that missed analysts' estimates as falling revenue abroad outweighed modest gains in the U.S.

Danish supermarket offers fresh take on expired food
CTV News

A supermarket in Copenhagen selling surplus food has proved to be so popular it recently opened a second store.