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 10, 2019

Edible playground sprouts at Edmonton school

'A lot of people leave the school system without knowing a whole lot about food'

Nutrition for one? Scientists stalk the dream of a personalized diet
The New York Times

A decade ago, spurred by the success of the Human Genome Project and the affordability of genetic sequencing, scientists began to explore the promise of “nutrigenomics.” Could personalized nutrition, informed by knowledge of an individual’s DNA, help prevent and even treat diet-related diseases?

Opinion: Smash the wellness industry
The New York Times

Why are so many smart women falling for its harmful, pseudoscientific claims?

Senate should stop delays and pass bill to protect kids’ health
The Star

All senators should agree to put the health of children above partisanship and the lobbying efforts of the food and beverage industries before the Senate ends its session on June 28.