Andrew Baker, MD is a graduate of the University of Iowa. He completed his pathology residency at the University of Iowa, and a forensic pathology fellowship in Minneapolis. He is board-certified in anatomic, clinical, and forensic pathology. He is a fellow of the College of American Pathologists, the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, and the National Association of Medical Examiners.
Dr. Baker has served as a guest lecturer at the US Army Judge Advocate General’s School, the Naval Justice School, The University of Minnesota Law School, Hamline Law School, Harvard Law School, the Ontario Forensic Pathology Service, and the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia.
Prior to practicing as a forensic pathologist with the Hennepin County Medical Examiner in Minneapolis, Dr. Baker served four years as a medical examiner in the US Air Force. He was appointed to the position of Chief Medical Examiner for Hennepin County in 2004, and was reappointed in 2008, 2012, and 2016.