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 March 03, 2015

Debunking Fad Diets
CBC News

Registered dietitian Sue Mah discusses this topic.

Enriched white pastas and breads, or whole grain ones – which are better for you?
The Globe

Registered dietitian Leslie Beck answers this question.

How to maintain healthy eating habits while on shift work
CTV News

About 45 per cent of Canadians report they find it hard to eat healthy at the workplace. Shift workers, who work outside the typical nine-to-five hours, can face unique challenges when it comes to eating well at work.

Income still dictates lifespan in Ontario
Global News

“Income is strongly connected to mortality,” York University professor Dennis Raphael said. “People’s living and working conditions have a strong effect on health.” The correlation itself isn’t new. More than a century later that still holds true.