Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

Leadership Centre website

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.

Public Health and You website

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.

OPHA website

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.

Nutrition Resource Centre website

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 02, 2014

Childhood diethabits set in infancy, studies suggest
New York Times

According to a series of nutritional studies just published, efforts to improve what children eat should begin before they even learn to walk.

Training your brain to prefer healthy foods
Tufts University

Boston researchers see benefit from behavioral weight loss program designed to curb food addiction

Whole Kids Foundation kicks off Growing Healthy Kids campaign to help improve children's nutrition
Wall Street Journal

Whole Foods Market invites shoppers to join efforts to support local schools across the U.S. and Canada.

How to ward off the after-school sugar rush
The Globe

Registered Dietitian Leslie Beck offers her suggestions for healthy after-school snacks for kids