Ron House




Dr. Ron House is an Associate Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto and an Associate Scientist at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital.

Selected Publications:

Garrido AN, House R, Lipszyc JC, Liss GM, Holness DL, Tarlo SM. Cleaning agent usage in healthcare professionals and relationship to lung and skin symptoms. J Asthma. 2021;Jan 25;1-14.

Chan FL, Hon C-Y, Tarlo SM, Rajaram N, House R. Emissions and health risks from the use of 3D printers in an occupational setting. J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2020;83(7):279-287.

Poole CJM, Bovenzi M, Nilsson T, Lawson IJ, House R, Thompson A, Youkim S. International consensus criteria for diagnosing and staging hand-arm vibration syndrome. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2019;92(1):117-127.

Chan F, House R, Kudla I, Lipszyc J, Rajaram N, Tarlo SM. Health survey of employees regularly using 3D printers.  Occup Med (Lond). 2018;68(3):211-214.

House R, Rajaram N, Tarlo SM. Case report of asthma associated with 3-D printing. Occup Med (Lond). 2017;67(8):652-654.

House R, Holness L, Taraschuk I, Nisenbaum R. Infrared thermography in the hands and feet of hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) cases and conrols. Int J Ind Ergon. 2017;62 (Nov):70-76.[PA]

Shen C, House R. Hand-arm vibration syndrome: what family physicians should know. Can Fam Physician. 2017;63(3):160-165.

Budd D, House R. Examining the usefulness of ISO 10819 anti-vibration glove certification. Ann Work Expo Health. 2017;61(2):137-140.

House R, Krajnak K, Jiang D. Factors affecting finger and hand pain in workers with HAVS. Occup Med (Lond). 2016;66(4):292-295.

Britz-McKibbin P, Fernando S, Gallea M, VandenEnden L, House R, Verma D, Shaw L, McCarry B, Shaw D. Evaluation of firefighter exposure to wood smoke during training exercises at burn houses. Environ Sci Technol. 2016;50(3):1536-1543.


Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease (CREOD), University of Toronto
  • Division of Occupational Medicine, Department of Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital
  • Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto