Tim Baker

Tim Baker

Affiliated to Research | Docent
Visiting address: Tomtebodavägen 18A, 17177 Stockholm
Postal address: K9 Global folkhälsa, K9 GPH Hanson, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Global Public Health at
    Karolinska Institutet and a Consultant Physician in Anaesthesia and Intensive
    Care. I have positions and affiliations at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Queen Mary's University Hospital in the UK, and Muhimbili
    University of Health &
  • Allied Sciences in Dar es
    Salaam, Tanzania.
    I have a long-standing interest in evaluating and improving global health
    services and health systems, primarily in the area of emergency and critical
    care, focusing on the provision of good quality care to acutely ill patients
    in low-resource settings. I have developed the concept of Essential
    Emergency and Critical Care [1] and am Principle Investigator on
    the Provision of Essential Treatments in Critical Illness project. I have had consultancies with WHO, UNICEF, World Bank, USAID and PATH,
    am founder of the NGO Life Support Foundation [3] and am a
    member of several international research groups and collaborations
    From 2016-2019 I lived and worked in Blantyre, Malawi and have been based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania since August 2019.

    [1] https://doi.org/10.1186/s13054-018-2219-2
    [3] https://www.lifesupportfoundation.org/


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  • Affiliated to Research, Department of Global Public Health, Karolinska Institutet, 2022-2024

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2020
  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, 2015

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