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 October 10, 2014

Healthy food choices equals better students
Muskoka Region

Despite parents’ efforts to send their children with a well-balanced lunch, it’s estimated that one in seven students in Canada are going to school hungry. But it’s not just kids from low socio-economic backgrounds that go to school hungry.

Deep fried food may be worse for you than you think
The Star

Authors of a recent University of Guelph study – one of whom is a former restaurant inspector – are calling for public health standards for frying oils to help restaurant owners and restaurant inspectors know when to discard degraded oils.

How long can I store my Thanksgiving leftovers?
The Globe

Registered dietitian Leslie Beck answers this question.