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 08, 2018

Food flood at Neighbour to Neighbour Centre
Hamilton News

Nearly 200 volunteers are sorting and stocking nearly 45,800 kilograms (101,000 pounds) of food that was collected by students from nine elementary and secondary schools on Halloween night.

'Watching a nightmare unfold': Fire tears through Iqaluit grocery store
CTV News

A major fire hit one of the two grocery stores in Nunavut’s capital Thursday morning. It was not immediately clear whether anyone was injured in the fire or whether any part of the building could be saved.

Poor diets threaten health more than malaria, tuberculosis, measles – new UN report
UN News

With one-in-five deaths associated with poor-quality diets, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) issued a co-authored report on Wednesday, urging policymakers to reduce food loss and waste, to improve access to nutritious and healthy food.

Study looks at ways technology can support nutritional needs of Parkinson's patients
Medical Xpress

A study is underway at the University of Rhode Island to assess how technology could help people with Parkinson's disease and their caregivers easily access relevant nutrition information.