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 28, 2015

Cobourg and Port Hope arenas need healthy food and drink options
Northumberland News

Elsie Perry, a registered dietitian with Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit finds it odd that unhealthy food is readily available at a facility designed to encourage and foster a healthy lifestyle for all walks of life.

Maurice Hladik: Be prudent with cuts to the food inspection bureaucracy
Ottawa Citizen

The CFIA is no longer in a strong position to provide supervision for the organic industry because of the drastic cuts to their agency in 2012 when more than 300 jobs were lost.

The breakdown of cooking oils: Nutrition
The Toronto Star

When it comes to lubricating your pan, there’s much to consider, says registered dietitian Melissa Baker: cost, smoke point and flavour.

Why the best organic food isn't getting to you
Huffington Post

Buying fresh, local food is a priority for many people, but it's not as easy as it sounds.