Maritt J. Kirst

PhD (University of Toronto)
MA (University of Ottawa)
BA (McMaster University)

Professional Interests

Evaluation of complex health interventions; integrated care programs for patients with complex care needs health services research; health policy; mental health and addictions; realist evaluation and knowledge synthesis methods; social network analysis; mixed methods.


My research focuses on the evaluation of complex health interventions. I have conducted evaluations of complex health interventions, such as housing programs for individuals experiencing homelessness and mental illness, mental health services including mobile crisis intervention teams, tobacco control programming, and integrated health and social care programs for individuals with complex care needs.