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.

Community Food Advisor website

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 22, 2014

Supermarket confusion: What is this dietitian giving out for Halloween?
Canada.com

Parents want their kids to enjoy Halloween without overdosing on sugar. Registered dietitian Carol Dombrow provides some tips to help you make the evening enjoyable for everyone.

'Outdoor deficit disorder' fuelling obesity crisis, expert says
CBC News

Canada’s childhood obesity crisis is being fuelled, in part, by an “outdoor deficit disorder,” according to an exercise physiologist from the University of Manitoba.

First year of food box program wraps up for winter
Cumberland News

Making healthy, nutritious, locally grown food available to people who can’t afford it has proved to be a positive experience.

What the nutrition label can tell you about buying the right cereal
The Globe

What should I look for on the label when buying breakfast cereal? Registered dietitian Leslie Beck answers this question.