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 June 19, 2018

From deep roots, NDG Food Depot emerges with new name, expanded role
Montreal Gazette

The food baskets remain, but add: communal dining and cooking initiatives, an urban farm planted on a disused bocce court, and more.

First Nations youth grow cultural and culinary knowledge through gardening program
CBC News

Indigenous kids in northeast Calgary are using food to learn about themselves.

Up to a quarter of seafood sold in Vancouver is mislabelled, study shows
The Globe and Mail

Catfish is passing as cod and tilapia is masquerading as snapper in Metro Vancouver, says a new study that found up to a quarter of seafood sold in the region was mislabelled.

New app goes beyond the nutrition label to give shoppers more health, allergy information
WWMT.com

SmartLabel, a new app can help shoppers learn more about what is in the products they use every day, was created by the Food Marketing Institute and the Grocery Manufacturers Association.

The collapse of a $40 million nutrition science crusade
Wired

The Nutrition Science Initiative launched in September 2012 and quickly raised more than $40 million from big-name donors to facilitate expensive, high-risk studies intended to illuminate the root causes of obesity.