Cornely Postdoctoral Fellow, 2001-2004
Tamara A. Baker received her B.A. with honors from North Carolina Central University in 1993. She completed her M.A. in 1995 and her Ph.D. in 2001 from the Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Baker is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Kansas. Dr. Baker's research agenda focuses the behavioral and psychosocial predictors and outcomes of chronic pain and disease in older adults from diverse racial and ethnic populations. She also has a particular interest in examining health disparities and disparities in chronic pain management across the age continuum among community-dwelling and clinic-based adults.