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 15, 2019

Does eating mushrooms protect brain health?
Medical News Today

Mushrooms are a much-loved ingredient in cuisines around the world. They are nutritious and especially rich in antioxidants, which protect cell health. Researchers are now asking whether mushrooms can also protect against cognitive decline.

Why getting rid of belly fat shouldn't be your motivation for exercising and eating healthy

As important as it is to exercise and eat healthy to avoid health risks, it's equally as important to pay attention to our bodies and understand what they need to function at their peak performance level.

How can we use emerging technology to improve community nutrition?

There are new technologies available that leaders can use to help develop sustainable solutions for improving food accessibility and driving better population health.

Local greenhouse grower, U.S. billionaire plan to 'revolutionize fresh food availability'
Windsor Star

Kingsville-based greenhouse giant Mastronardi Produce is partnering with an American billionaire philanthropist to make local fresh foods a growing reality in underserved markets around the globe.