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

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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 30, 2018

Toronto students dig in to healthy eating with ‘plant-in’
The Globe and Mail

The students participated in the media event to bring attention to the nutritional disparities faced by many Canadian children and to encourage other schools to engage in similar initiatives.

Local dietitian joining provincial call regarding food insecurity
Bradford Today

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit's 'No Money for Food is Cent$less' campaign was adapted by Ontario Dietitians in Public Health to press for income solutions for the one in eight Ontario households that struggle to put food on their tables.

Northwest Nosh magazine celebrates everything related to food in Thunder Bay, surrounding area
CBC News

Officials at the Thunder Bay and Area Food Strategy have released their first magazine called, Northwest Nosh, to celebrate everything related to the food scene in the region.

Certain foods high in nutrients can also include unwanted chemicals
The Star

Here are some nutritious foods you should definitely be eating, as long as you don’t overdo it.

Pay inequality in the food business
Food Politics

The New York Times describes the enormous gap between the pay of company chief executives and their employees.

Which fats do consumers think are healthiest (and are they on the same page as nutrition scientists)?
Food Navigator USA

Other oils high in healthy mono- and poly-unsaturated fats – soybean, corn, and canola oil – all rank lower than coconut oil, highlighting a disconnect between what consumers think about fats, and what nutritional scientists are telling them.