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, 2015

Breaking Down The Campus Food Revolution
The Manitoban

The Manitoban attempts to break down some of the complexities of competing interests and concerns, barriers, and drivers of what has been called the “campus food revolution.”

New technology will help in the fight against food expiry-date fraud
Guelph Mercury

Date tampering in food retail stores is back in the news again. Cases found across the country have included products in dairy, meats, even fish and seafood.

MealSurfers offers hungry people authentic food from home cooks
CBC News

The start-up website connects people who love to cook with people who love to eat.

Gastro glossary: Eatymology is a cheeky compendium of modern food terms
National Post

Eatymology is a 200-page compilation of food words recently added to the gastronomical lexicon, most of which have been minted since the year 2000.

What's 'natural' food? The US government isn't sure and wants your input
National Public Radio

The Food and Drug Administration is seeking your input to answer a question: How should the agency define "natural" on food labels?

U.N. taps crowdfunding app to tackle refugee camp food shortages
Reuters Canada

The World Food Program is looking into other means of financing its growing need for support to help feed Syrian refugees.