ODPH members are Registered Dietitians (RDs) and members of the College of Dietitians of Ontario. All members work in the public health sector, or universities with community nutrition programs.
Our Members are experts in human nutrition who focus on improving health and preventing disease. With community health partners, they raise awareness about healthy eating at every stage of life. They plan, coordinate, deliver and evaluate education and skill building nutrition programs. Public Health nutrition professionals also advocate for and provide support for creating healthier eating environments in addition to becoming involved in public health nutrition monitoring and surveillance, research and the education of future dietitians.