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 05, 2016

Nutrition North failing to keep food healthy and affordable: study
CTV News

A researcher from the University of Toronto says the Nutrition North program should be reformed with mandatory price caps on essential food.

12 foods dietitians always keep stocked in their fridges, freezers and pantries
Global News

Here’s a look at 12 healthy food staples registered dietitians always keep in their fridges, freezers and pantries.

Food-systems planners are playing a growing role in municipal policy

Municipal governments are recognizing they need to bridge the gap between city-dwellers and food sources.

Diet quality low but steadily improving among US kids
Medical News Today

The diet of U.S. children improved markedly between 1999 and 2012 but it remains poor, and disparities remain among key subgroups, said the authors of a new study that examined diet quality data from more than 38,000 kids.

Teff: The next ‘ancient grain’ to make nutrition ripples?
Food Navigator Europe

The success of chia and quinoa has opened the door for other less-known ancient grains, but one South African company exporting teff is wary of a boom and bust effect.