Martin R. Stampfli, PhD

Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster Immunology Research Centre, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Martin Stampfli is a tenured Full Professor in the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine and an Associate Member of the Department of Medicine. He is a member of the Ontario Thoracic Society Research Advisory Committee, and served as Scientific Officer of the Respiratory Systems panel for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. He is a member of the Planning Committee of the American Thoracic Society - Assembly on Allergy, Immunology and Inflammation.

His research focus is on the impact of cigarette smoke on the immune system and its implications to smoking-related diseases. He has authored original research articles, reviews, and book chapters in journals with high impact factors, including Nature Reviews Immunology, the Surgeon General’s Report, The Journal of Clinical Investigation, and The American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. He regularly reviews for major respiratory journals and is a member of the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular Physiology and the Journal of Thoracic Disease.