Department / Division
Pediatrics / Pediatrics-Primary Care
Durham, NC 27710
My formal training (PhD) is in the history of medicine. I am particularly interested in the history of Pediatrics in the following areas of study.
- Neonatal Medicine
- Preventive Pediatrics
- Childhood Immunizations
My current work focuses on the history of autism, focused on the United States and Britain.
This faculty member has no reported relationships with industry.
Baker, JP. Mercury, vaccines, and autism: one controversy, three histories. American Journal of Public Health. 2008;98:244-253. (2008) Abstract
Baker, JP; Katz, SL. Childhood vaccine development: an overview. Pediatric Research. 2004;55:347-356. (2004) Abstract
Baker, JP. The pertussis vaccine controversy in Great Britain, 1974-1986. Vaccine. 2003;21:4003-4010. (2003) Abstract
Baker, JP. Immunization and the American way: 4 childhood vaccines. American Journal of Public Health. 2000;90:199-207. (2000) Abstract
Baker, JP. The incubator and the medical discovery of the premature infant. Journal of Perinatology. 2000;20:321-328. (2000) Abstract