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 26, 2015

MOORE: Our survival depends on soil; stop treating it like dirt
Niagara This Week

Amanda Moore writes a thought provoking piece on Canada's agrifood industry.

The region’s largest food hub links 35 producers with 10 buyers, and funding from the province will help it expand
The London Free Press

An organization sprung from Ontario’s collapsed tobacco industry is getting more provincial cash to expand the largest of the region’s food hubs.

Adding seaweed to processed food could lower risk of heart disease
CTV News

Eating seaweed is already very common in some Asian countries, but less so in the west. Now scientists have shown that adding it to processed food is good for our health.

Eating cheese with chopsticks? Dairy Farmers is on a mission to woo Chinese-Canadians
The Globe and Mail

From 1995 to 2014, fluid milk consumption in Canada dropped 18 per cent. Showcasing milk and milk products in Chinese food is an attempt by the Dairy Board to deal with the ever-plummeting level of milk consumption across country.

YouTube Kids app under fire for marketing junk food to children
CBC News

Two U.S. child advocacy groups filed new complaints with the Federal Trade Commission over its marketing of pop and candy to children.

Top 10 food and beverage industry trends — and why they matter
Food Dive

The food and beverage industry is on the brink of a major shift, with consumers worldwide watching...and participating.