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 22, 2018

Food history project to get rolling
Winnipeg Free Press

Researchers at the University of Winnipeg are hitting the road this summer in a new food truck, inviting Manitobans to hop on board, cook family recipes and be interviewed about the process.

New program makes it easier for people with celiac disease to dine out
Global News

Endorsed by the Canadian Celiac Association, the program educates staff about what gluten is, how to substitute ingredients and the best ways to avoid cross-contamination.

The most popular food festivals around the world

Forbes presents some of the world's most popular food festivals that should be on every travel foodie's bucket list.

When ‘healthy eating’ makes you sick
The Columbus Dispatch

Individuals whose careers or lifestyles revolve around nutrition and health may be at an elevated risk for developing orthorexia, some studies suggest.

Video: Food washing process may be causing outbreaks of poisoning
The Globe and Mail

Outbreaks of food poisoning could be caused by an industry standard cleaning procedure used for fresh produce like salads, according to scientists in the U.K.

With health care cuts looming, low-cost magnesium a welcome option for treating depression
Science Daily

New clinical research results show magnesium is effective at addressing symptoms and is safer and easier on the wallet than prescription therapies.