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 07, 2015

Growing Chefs! Transforming choosy kids into kale crusaders
Vancity Buzz

Growing Chefs! gets kids excited about growing, cooking and eating healthy food by involving them in the entire process, from the seed to the plate.

Laying a foundation for Canada’s pulse industry
Country Guide

It was 10 years ago that the Canadian International Grains Institute launched its pulse-processing and specialty milling facility, and since then, Cigi’s pulse activity on behalf of the Canadian industry has leapt ahead.

Safekeeping Canada’s reputation: The high cost of not meeting new food safety rules
Financial Post

“The risk of not meeting government and consumer demands for more information could result in fines and the decision on the part of consumers to opt for products that are more transparent,” warned Nancy Harris from software provider Sage.

Leslie Beck: Why losing weight today is harder than 30 years ago
The Globe and Mail

According to researchers from York University in Toronto and the University of Alberta, it’s harder to lose weight today than it was 30 years ago. Factors that slide under the radar may be conspiring against you.

Dumpster diving neets haute cuisine at the United Nations
Forget the Box

Now that food waste and climate change are finally seen as utterly inseparable issues, world leaders and mainstream media have a safe bet trumpeting the cause.