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 08, 2015

Leslie Beck: Protein-rich foods that are good for your heart
The Globe and Mail

Eating more foods rich in certain amino acids may be as good for your heart health as cutting sodium, getting more exercise and quitting smoking, rang headlines about a study published this month in the Journal of Nutrition.

Time to pay attention to your child's school's food restrictions
Vancouver News 1130

Parents with kids entering the school system for the first time may be scratching their heads over school policies which prevent certain foods from being brought in for lunch or snack.

U of S food centre helping address food security issues

With tuition and housing costs rising year over year, food security issues continue to escalate as students try to live and study on shoe-string budgets.

Fact check: Do higher food star ratings always mean a healthier choice?
ABC News

The US Federal Government's health star rating system for food products has attracted much controversy since its unofficial unveiling in February 2014.