Beth Baker
Office Address:
1260 Mayo
Mailing Address:

420 Delaware St SE
MMC 807 Mayo
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Beth Baker, MD, MPH

Adjunct Professor, Division of Environmental Health Sciences


Academic Program Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine


MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, 1981
Occupational Medicine Residency, St. Paul Ramsey Medical Center (HealthPartners), 1987-1989
Internal Medicine Residency, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, 1981-1984
MPH, University of Minnesota School of Public Health
BS, University of Minnesota College of Biological Sciences, 1977


I am the Academic Program Director for Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the Midwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety, University of Minnesota School of Public Health.  I previously served as the HealthPartners/ U of MN OEM residency program director and have lectured in the U of MN OEM course (PubH 6170) since 2006. I have practiced Occupational and Environmental Medicine in the Twin Cities for over 30 years. I am currently on the board of directors of the American Board of Preventive Medicine, a Past President of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and a Past Trustee of the Minnesota Medical Association.


Occupational and environmental medicine, occupational and environmental medical toxicology, metal toxicity, reproductive effects, graduate medical education

Awards and Recognition

  • Exemplary Service Award, Central States Occupational and Environmental Medicine Association, 2022
  • National Leadership Award, CSOEMA, 2018
  • Top Doctors, Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine 2016, 2009-2011
  • President’s Award, Minnesota Medical Association, 2014
  • Fellow American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2003
  • Fellow American College of Medical Toxicology, 2001
  • Delta Omega Public Health Honorary Society, 1988
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1980

Professional Associations

  • American College of Occupatoinal and Environmental Medicine
  • American College of Medical Toxicology
  • American Medical Association
  • Central States Occupational and Environmental Medical Association
  • Minnesota Medical Association

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