About NOSM Education Research Communities

Stacey Ritz, Ph.D.


McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, ON   L8S 4K1
Phone: 905-525-9140 x22815
Email: ritzsa@mcmaster.ca

Current Position

  • Associate Professor (stipendiary), Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Medical Sciences Division
  • Associate Professor, Department of Pathology & Molecular Medicine, McMaster University

Education and Training

M.Ed; University of Western Ontario (London ON)
Faculty of Education, Curriculum Studies Program

Post-Doctoral Fellowship; University of California – Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Immunology & Allergy

Ph.D.; McMaster University (Hamilton, ON)
Molecular Immunology, Virology & Inflammation Program, Faculty of Health Sciences
Department of Pathology & Molecular Medicine

Hons. B.Sc.; McMaster University (Hamilton, ON)
Biology (complementary studies stream), minor in Philosophy

Research Investigations

My current interests include:

  • the development of critical literacy in medical learners;
  • critical discourse analysis in medical education;
  • the integration of sex and gender considerations in basic experimental biomedical research;
  • effects of particulate air pollution on immune responses.

Selected Publications



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