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 14, 2014

Improving Mental Health Support for College and University Students
Ontario Newsroom

Ontario is strengthening mental health supports for postsecondary students by extending the Mental Health Innovation Fund.

Inside the overeating brain, and some mind games to trick yourself into a better diet
The Post

Why do we overeat? There are many answers, some obvious, some hidden from us. Registered dietitian Jennifer Sygo discusses this topic.

Doctors’ Notes: What the food experts eat, and what they skip
The Star

Five University of Toronto scientists on the cutting edge of nutritional research name the superfoods they try to eat every day — and the ones that make them most nervous.

Reality check: Are fruit and vegetable juices a healthy alternative to the real thing?
The Star

Registered dietitian Stephanie De Maio says these fruit+veg products are not a precise replacement for the suite of good things found in whole fruits and vegetables.

Why Canada may be heading into a food security crisis
The Star

There's growing concern about the availability and quality of Canadian food, and the fact that 4 million Canadians aren't getting proper nutrition.