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, 2017

Port Hope dietitian puts together puzzle of healthy eating
Northumberland News

A public health nutritionist with the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit in Port Hope, led research on food literacy and its influence on diet and health with a team of nutrition professionals.

“Gluten-free” water shows how ridiculous food labeling has become
Quartz

While some labels provide useful information, others contain misleading claims that exploit a knowledge gap with consumers and take advantage of their willingness to pay a premium for so-called process labels.

Nutrition has benefits for brain network organization, new research finds
EurekAlert!

A new study by University of Illinois researchers found that monounsaturated fatty acids, found in olive oils, nuts and avocados - are linked to general intelligence.

Soda tax opposition spends $1.4 million on new TV ads
Chicago Tribune

The Can the Tax Coalition will spend $1.4 million on television ads leading up to a possible repeal vote on Cook County's sweetened beverage tax.