Baker, Henry V
Hazel Kitzman Professor and Chair


Functional genomics – genetics regulatory networks

Dr. Baker’s research focus is in developing gene expression classifiers that can be used to diagnosis illness, predict clinical course and ultimately responsiveness to therapy.

The Baker lab is also dedicated to assisting other researchers interested in applying the tools of   functional genomics including high-throughput screening and bioinformatics to medically important problems.

Complete List of Dr. Baker’s Published Work:


Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School , Ph.D., University of Maryland Baltimore County, B.A.,
University of Maryland Baltimore County.

Awards, Professional Service:

Associate Director University of Florida Genetics Institute

Professor of Surgery

Member University of Florida Graduate Council

Distinguished Alumni, College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Teaching Responsibilities:

Director of Master’s in Medical Science and Master’s in Medical Sciences – Translational Biotechnology Training Programs

Director GMS 6506 Biological Drug Development

Director of Research Conference of the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology