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 30, 2015

The vitamin D dilemma: How much should we be taking?
The Globe

Enter the latest debate about vitamin D, sparked by a series of advertisements in newspapers across the country claiming that none of us are getting anywhere near the amount our bodies require. How much should we be taking? Registered dietitian Leslie Beck answers this question.

Stress eating at work? 4 ways to eat healthy on the job
Global News

For Nutrition Month this year, the Dietitians of Canada are zeroing in on eating on the job to help employees make healthy choices. Kate Comeau, registered dietitian and spokesperson for the national organization, says that stress is a big part of the problem.

Students’ choices now last lifetime
London Free Press

The government of Ontario recently released the new health and physical education curriculum for public schools. While updates to the sexual health section are sensible and overdue, it is but one component of the curriculum that is intended to prepare students to be healthy citizens. The fact is this curriculum addresses many aspects of health and well-being.