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 May 14, 2018

Healthy food, drink choices coming to Hamilton recreation facilities
Global News

Hamilton Public Health officials will unwrap a proposed Healthy Food and Beverage Action Plan on Monday.

Baby food for thought: Evacuation centres urged to consider nutrition needs of infants
CBC News

Safely Fed Canada is calling for emergency plans to consider the needs of families who are breast- or bottle-feeding their infants.

California becomes the first state to prescribe food as medicine
Huffington Post

In one pilot program, doctor-approved meals lowered health care costs by 55 percent.

Food rules positively influence teen food choices
Medical Xpress

According to a new study by Stanford researchers, adolescents who have health-oriented food rules at home are more likely to make healthy eating decisions on their own.

Warren Buffett: Changing consumer habits are hitting Coca-Cola and Kraft
CNBC

Coca-Cola and Kraft Heinz don't look as good as they did 10 years ago, billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC.