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 07, 2018

B.C. farmers’ market program expands to support lower-income residents and food producers
The Toronto Star

Not everyone can fork out the dough for fresh veggies at farmers’ markets. But an expanded B.C. program aims to cut down the barriers to locally grown food.

No sticker shock ahead for Canadian grocery shoppers
The Globe and Mail

The return of food inflation was exactly what the grocery industry was hoping for, but so far results have been disappointing.

Enforce habit, not nutrition, when it comes to kids and eating
WTOP

It’s time for parents to take a different approach when it comes to feeding kids — and especially when it comes to pushing the peas (and carrots and kale).

Robot fast-food chefs: Hype or a sign of industry change?
National Post

Robots can’t yet bake a souffle or fold a burrito, but they can cook up vegetables and grains and spout them into a bowl — and are doing just that at a new fast casual restaurant in Boston.

Obama’s calorie rule kicks in thanks to Trump
Politico

An oft-forgotten provision of Obamacare is being pushed over the finish line by Trump’s FDA.

Pepsi and Coke are fighting to get you to drink soda again
Bloomberg

The biggest cola rivalry in history is in full swing again as the two top names in beverages battle for a shrinking soda-loving population.