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 November 12, 2014

Atkins, Weight Watchers, 'no panacea' in long term, doctor says
CBC News

North America’s weight-loss market was estimated at more than $66 billion US last year, including the Atkins, South Beach and Zone diets, but researchers say it’s unclear how well the diets promote sustained weight loss and improve cardiovascular risk factors.

Munch on health ideas at local food charter sessions
North Bay Nipissing

We all need food to survive, but just how often do people think about how that food gets to them? The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit is inviting community members to attend sessions in North Bay and Parry Sound to develop food charters.

Recognizing Agri-Food Innovation Excellence in Colborne
Ontario Newsroom

Ontario is celebrating local innovators who are contributing to the success of the province's agri-food sector. The regional recipients of the Premier's Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence were celebrated for their contributions to the creation of new products, adding value to existing products, helping support job creation, and building economic growth.