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 September 25, 2013

E. coli cases rise to 21 in B.C. cheese recall
CBC News

One woman has died and 20 people are sick in B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, Quebec and now Manitoba.

Vitamin D supplements offer no bone benefit for some women
CBC News

In women receiving recommended daily allowance of vitamin D, study finds no advantage to adding more.

Does Ontario really need a ‘Local Food Act’?
The Star

Bill 36 - The Local Food Act - is being considered in Ontario's legislature and appears to be receiving broad support. This could be a costly and counterproductive action.

McGill students win $1M for urban food security project
CTV News

The team's project promotes innovations in insect farming to provide year-round access to nutritious foods that include insect ingredients.