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 31, 2016

7 tips to help 'feed it forward' in your community
Saskatoon StarPhoenix

How can we do our part to reduce the waste? This article provides some tips to help get started.

A sustainable breakthrough? Dutch dietary advice cuts meat by almost half
Food Navigator

The Dutch have slashed recommended meat consumption by almost half, citing both health and environmental reasons. 

Majority of canned foods in Canada and the U.S. have high amounts of toxic BPA chemical: study
National Post

The majority of food cans found in major Canadian retail stores contain bisphenol A, or BPA, a chemical linked to health concerns, says a new study conducted by six non-profit groups from Canada and the United States.

Pictures of big portions lead to overeating
Food Navigator

Images featured on food packaging can influence portion sizes that cause consumers to overestimate appropriate portion sizes, a study has discovered. 

SciBabe Yvette d'Entremont debunks food science
Toronto Sun

Chemist Yvette d'Entremont (aka Scibabe) brought her "don't be scared of your food" message to Canadians when speaking recently at the Grain Farmers of Ontario's March Classics conference.