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 18, 2015

Quiz show promotes healthy cuisine
The Star Phoenix

What’s green and delicious and looks like a tiny tree? A new kids show made in Saskatoon has the answer.

Thunder Bay senior home residents soon to eat more local food
CBC News

An area farmer says a program to bring locally grown food to three city-run seniors' homes in Thunder Bay is good for business.

About a third of U.S. kids and teens ate fast food today
National Public Radio

"About 34 percent of all children and adolescents, aged 2 to 19, consume fast food on a given day," says Cheryl Fryar of the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics.

Malnutrition not just a problem affecting poor countries, report shows
The Toronto Star

This week, a panel of experts released the 2015 Global Nutrition Report, a checkup of the world's progress. The Star spoke to lead author Lawrence Haddad.