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 12, 2017

Experts to collaborate on national food policy at U of Guelph this week
Guelph Mercury Tribune

The regional session will focus on government-identified themes, ranging from increasing access to high-quality, affordable food, to improving health and food safety, to conserving soil, water and air.

New collaboration gets local food in province's schools
CBC News

Collaboration in Agrifood New Brunswick wants to make sure school cafeterias are feeding students fresh food grown by local farmers and producers.

The Breakfast Club of Canada hosts Global Child Nutrition Forum to discuss school meal programs
Nasdaq GlobalNewswire

The Breakfast Club of Canada will host the annual Forum organized by the Global Child Nutrition Foundation and the United Nations World Food Programme Centre of Excellence against Hunger. 

FDA approves first-of-kind qualified health claim for peanut allergy prevention
Food Navigator USA

FDA approved a new qualified health claim that reiterates and reassures parents of new advice to give 4- to 10-month-olds products containing peanut to reduce their risk of developing an allergy to the ingredient.

We compared Whole Food prices today to what they were 2 years ago — and what we found shocked us
Business Insider

The total cost of a 24-item basket of items from the grocery chain dropped by $18.76 over the last two years.