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 24, 2015

Fort McMurray food bank tightening belt as demand exceeds supply
CBC News

The food bank in Fort McMurray is struggling to meet growing demand as the oilsands-based economy continues to flounder.

Local isn't better when it comes to how your food is grown
Huffington Post

By returning to our pastoral roots we risk setting back environmental progress while negatively affecting human and ecological health.

Food Banks Canada calls for action to fight hunger in North
CBC News

Food Banks Canada released a report last week stating that every month more than 850,000 people in Canada turn to food banks to feed themselves and their families.

New food celebrities bring stardom - then food to the table
Toronto Sun

The flamboyant chefs who boost their careers with TV shows and cookbooks have tough new competition, but it isn't coming from the kitchen.

Emails reveal Coke's role in anti-obesity group; company says exec has retired
680 News

Emails obtained by The Associated Press show the world’s largest beverage maker was instrumental in shaping the Global Energy Balance Network.

Berkeley: First-in-nation soda tax begins to show results
San Jose Mercury News

The success of the groundbreaking, first-in-the-nation Berkeley tax could determine whether it will pave the way for similar measures elsewhere.