Dr. Jason C. Baker Bio
Dr. Baker is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Attending Endocrinologist at Cornell Medical College in New York. He is a graduate of Emory University College and Medical School. He completed an Internal Medicine residency at New York University and a fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Baker, a type 1 diabetic himself, has interests which include disease management through education and lifestyle interventions, prevention of type 1 diabetes, and the impact of diabetes on international health.
Dr. Baker is involved in numerous global health diabetes projects in Uganda, India, Qatar, and Haiti. He founded the nonprofit organization “Marjorie’s Fund,” a type 1 diabetes global initiative dedicated to education, care, and research of type 1 diabetes in the developing world. Dr. Baker also serves as a contributing author to The Medical Letter and contributing editor to dLife.com. His publications include the diabetes chapter in Public Health in the 21st Century and the forward to The Sweet Life, a cookbook for people with type 1 diabetes.
Spiced Apple Delight Slow Cooked Beets with Citrus Sauce Roast Leg of Lamb Citrus-Rum Punch New Potatoes & Sugar Snap Peas Tuna-Noodle Casserole Risotto Corn Pudding made with Splenda Crayfish Tails Grilled Squash
The Vendor Village at this year's Tour de Cure was rather limited: the massage folk pulled out at the last minute, the replacement massage folk only did quick back rubs (and pulled out at 2pm), and other than Photonugget (the official photographers), there were three vendors — all of whom were exhibiting food or drink. On the plus side, all of these products are, or should be, of interest to the diabetes and celiac communities. All were gluten-free, low GI, and (as...