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 23, 2019

Leslie Beck: Canada’s revamped Food Guide has finally caught up with scientific evidence
The Globe and Mail

Registered dietitian Leslie Beck breaks down the changes in the new Food Guide and explains how and why they align better with the scientific evidence.

Eat more plants – but don’t ignore our food heritage
The Globe and Mail

Professor Sylvain Charlebois offers a critique of the recent report from the EAT-Lancet Commission, which recommended a global shift to a plant-based diet. 

The surprising way to resist the lure of junk food
Time

New research, which was published in the Journal of Marketing Research, says that basking in the scent of junk food for at least two minutes can actually help you make healthier food choices.

Food and wellness entrepreneurs share the best career advice they've been given
Forbes

Here are some words of wisdom from thirteen leaders in the food industry.