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 08, 2016

Seafood consumption 15 times higher among Indigenous
Net News Ledger

The findings of new research from the University of British Columbia highlight the need to consider food sovereignty and cultural identity as part of fisheries policy and Indigenous human rights.

Hate cooking? N.B. entrepreneurs create futuristic food replacement
CBC News

The Fredericton-based startup that makes Tudo, a whole-food meal replacement, says it can safely be used to replace two meals or more per day.

Food policy is not the answer to obesity: Harvard professor
iPolitics

Canadians’ ever-expanding waistlines are not going to be shrunk by a Liberal promise to develop a National Food Policy, a top Harvard professor says.

7 up-and-coming healthy fast food chains that should scare McDonald's
Business Insider

Many American consumers have shown a growing interest in healthier fast food that incorporates more low-calorie ingredients and fresh produce while remaining convenient and affordable.

Vegetarian diets best for health and the environment, say nutritionists
Medical News Today

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics highlights the health benefits of vegetarian diets in a new position paper.

Industry backs ban of online junk food ads for children
Food Navigator Europe

Industry has given its support to a new ruling by the UK's Committee of Advertising Practice on marketing junk food to children that will increase restrictions to cover non-broadcast media, including print, cinema and online social media.