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 January 15, 2019

The dark side of Canada's new food guide — many Canadians can't follow it
CBC

With headlines this week about changes coming soon to Canada's Food Guide one haunting fact remains — many Canadians don't have the time or the money to follow the national nutrition recommendations.

Spend on social services, save on health care, says new Saint John doc
CBC

Dr. Daniel Dutton, a new teacher at a Saint John medical school, says increased spending on social programs can have a greater impact on health outcomes than traditional health spending.

Dining options at UBC residences emphasize plant-based meals as chef makes switch
CBC

David Speight, the executive chef and culinary director at UBC, is emphasizing plant-based foods on the menu. He's pushing farm-grown ingredients and trying to keep processed, packaged foods out of the kitchens he oversees.

How to grow your love of local food into a community of like-minded locavores: An interview with urban food forager Pattie Meyers
Mother Earth News

“The Nomadic Table” is essentially an itinerant potluck dinner party with one cardinal rule: recipes must feature local organic products.