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Shan R Baker MD

Biography

Professor and chief, section of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Dept. of Otolaryngology. Director, Center for Facial Cosmetic Surgery, University of Michigan.

  • Faculty, University of Michigan Medical School, 1977-present
  • Professor, Section of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Michigan, 1989-present

Awards

  • William K. Wright Award for service in education and leadership, Presented at the AAFPRS Fall Meetings, Toronto, 2006
  • Larry D. Schoenrock Award for service from the ABFPRS Presented at the AAFPRS Fall Meetings, Toronto, 2006
  • University of Michigan Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the Dean of the University of Michigan Medical School, October, 2012"

Military Service

  • Army Reserve (Captain), 1972-1979

Academic Activities

  • More than 155 scholarly publications
  • Author of more than 75 chapters in textbooks dealing with facial plastic surgery
  • Author/Editor: Local Flaps in Facial Reconstruction, 3rd Edition, Elsevier 2014
  • Author/Editor: Principles of Nasal Reconstruction, 2nd Edition, Springer 2011
  • Past or current Editorial Board member for nine peer reviewed scientific journals
  • Fellowship Program Director, 1988-2012
  • Lectured nationally and internationally: England, Germany, Spain, Italy, The Netherlands, Mexico, Brazil, Puerto Rico, Columbia, Australia, New Zealand, Egypt, Turkey, Dubai UAE, Singapore, China

Leadership

  • Chairman of the 10th International Symposium on Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, May 2010
  • President of the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2006-2009
  • President of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2001-2002
  • Program Chairman 7th International Symposium on Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, June 1998
  • Associate Editor JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery

Credentials

Medical School or Training
  • University of Iowa, 1971
Residency
  • Univ of Iowa Hosps & Clinics, Otolaryngology, IA, 1977
  • Univ of CA San Diego Med Ctr, Surgery General, CA, 1973
Professional Organizations
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
Board Certification
  • Facial Plastic & Recon Surg
  • Otolaryngology

Research

cosmetic and facial reconstructive surgery and cutaneous malignancies