John Baker, M.D. – Treasurer
Dr. John Baker, a pediatric ophthalmologist from Michigan, has been a director with the Children's Eye Foundation for more than 10 years.
Dr. Baker served as Chief of Ophthalmology at Children’s Hospital of Michigan from 1985 to 2004. Since 2004, he has been Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. He is Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Wayne State University School of Medicine.
Dr. Baker has spoken all over North America, in many foreign countries and has delivered several named lectures. Dr. Baker’s clinical and research interests encompass pediatric cataracts, strabismus and retinopathy of prematurity and include participation in National Institute of Health, National Eye Institute sponsored research trials. He has authored numerous publications and textbook chapters.
Dr. Baker has been named in The Best Doctors in America, the Best Doctors in the Midwest and Top Docs in Detroit. He is currently President of the Children’s Eye Foundation, Past-president of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Association for Research in Strabismus, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, European Strabismological Association, International Strabismus Association, Michigan Society of Physicians and Surgeons, American Medical Association, Michigan State Medical Society and Wayne County Medical Society.