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 30, 2019

Students Feeding Change pilot project yields success
NetNewsLedger

The Thunder Bay and Area Food Strategy and the Students Feeding Change Project partnered with Lakehead University Student Union to offer a four-week grocery bus service for all Lakehead University Students.

Sylvain Charlebois: Canada’s Food Guide: New dish, with a dash of condescension
Times Colonist

Sylvain Charlebois takes a critical look at Canada's new Food Guide.

Addressing dietary inequities in Canada
EurekAlert

To address the root causes of poor diets, improve nutrition and reduce dietary inequities in Canada requires a broad approach, combining nutrition and social policies, argues an analysis in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.

Hospital patients are leaving their plates half full and it's putting their lives at risk, study shows
EurekAlert

New research shows that malnutrition is still an unaddressed and widespread problem in hospitals.

Fast food giants under fire on climate and water usage
BBC

A coalition of investors is calling on McDonald's, KFC, and other fast food suppliers to take swift action on climate change.