Peter Baker II

  • SOM - Pediatric Stolinsky Laboratory

Research Description

Dr. Baker's research is focused on mitochondrial metabolism in relation to chronic disease. Through the Ludeman Family Center for Women's Health Research seed grant funding, he has been able to explore the effects of maternal obesity and gestational diabetes on fetal health. He is also partnering with colleagues in nephrology to characterize sex-specific effects of acute kidney injury on heart disease.