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 18, 2018

FreshSpoke targets small agri-food wholesalers for ‘shared delivery system’
Global News

FreshSpoke tackles the challenge of distribution for small businesses in the agri-food industry.

La Loche high school to receive Brampton-made modular farm
The Star

The $200,000 unit is being donated by President’s Choice Children’s Charity, and the school will begin planting in September.

Our obsession with fats and carbs means we're looking at nutrition all wrong
ABC News Online

Two leading scholars at the University of Sydney say "Nutrition is about mixtures, not single nutrients, and their actions can be indirect and unexpected."

Takeaways targeted in London food plan

The Mayor of London will consult on a wide-ranging new food strategy for London which includes restrictions on hot food takeaways opening near schools.

Why you eat more when you're in company
BBC News

Eat with a friend instead of alone and you might find that you can’t say no to dessert. Why does dining with friends affect our appetite?