Meghan Baker is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. She also practices medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She has experience in infectious disease epidemiology with a focus on the impact of diabetes and host genetic factors on tuberculosis disease. She received her MD at Harvard Medical School and her Doctor of Science at Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Baker leads the Post-Licensure Rapid Immunization Safety Monitoring (PRISM) and co-leads the Blood Safety Continuous Active-Surveillance Network (Blood-SCAN) Task Order activities in the Mini-Sentinel program (www.mini-sentinel.org). Her interests include methods to monitor vaccine-related health outcomes and the use of a common data model to evaluate medical product safety. Her research also focuses on public health surveillance utilizing electronic health data.
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