Division of Infectious Diseases

Martha Fulford


Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine

Director, International Health and Tropical Diseases Clinic at Hamilton Health Sciences





Education and Professional Standing

Dr. Martha Fulford, BSc, BEd, MA, MD, FRCPC is an associate professor at McMaster University based at the McMaster University Medical Centre of Hamilton Health Sciences where she provides infectious disease consultations for both the pediatric and adult patient population.  She completed her training in internal medicine and in infectious diseases at McMaster University.  She has a particular interest in travel related infections and in zoonoses.  She is actively involved in both undergraduate and graduate education.  In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Fulford is the Chief of Medicine for the McMaster University Medical Centre site and is the medical/clinical director of the McMaster Travel Clinic and of the Boris Clinic.

Research Interests

Travel related Infections and Zoonoses

Selected Publications/Awards

Companion Animal Zoonoses, published by Wiley-Blackwell